Upward Mobility

Charity registered in Scotland SC037917

Every day, and in everything we do, we’re committed to a shared set of beliefs and ambitions. Some are aspirational – such as our vision for a more inclusive world. Others shape our work and our people – and help make Upmo the friendly, expert, trusted, creative and nurturing organisation it is.
Our vision is an inclusive world in which all adults with disabilities receive the respect, protection, support and opportunities they need to develop their potential and play an equal, rewarding and contributing role in their communities.
We provide high quality tailored support and opportunity for adults with learning disabilities and autism to develop confidence, fuel imagination and enhance life skill

Current opportunity

Upmo supports adults with disabilities. We run a range of workshops such as art, music, drama, gardening and much more! We hope our volunteers can share skills and support our staff and students in workshops. Supporting students with a variety of activities Supporting facilitators to plan and prepare for workshops Contribute ideas and suggestions for workshops Take the lead in providing activities for students Helping to maintain pleasant surroundings, ensuring that spaces are tidy and clean enough to ensure safety of all participants Maintain effective relationships with students, their families and other staff and volunteers Implementation and adherence to all of Upmo’s policies and procedures including those relating to equity and health and safety. To contribute to creating a pleasant, safe and enjoyable learning environment for Upmo´s students and all colleagues To attend meetings and training as required.