Glenboig Development Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC046147

Our aim is to bring a one stop shop to the village, to help bring back a sense of community for the local people.

Current opportunities

Supporting mental health team lead with projects aimed at providing mentoring and support for individuals within the community, aimed at increasing social interaction and social inclusion within the community. Completing accurate ‘after action’ reports, detailing interactions with service users and deciding on future steps Supporting the delivery of initiatives aimed at reducing loneliness and increasing social interaction Completing the relevant training and asking questions if you are uncertain about anything A willingness to learn and work as part of a team A proactive mindset Ideally an individual who has an accepting, empathetic and genuine personality when interacting with service users. Someone who has a positive mindset and can be adaptable to a changing environment, whilst we aim to plan for all eventualities, there are always unforeseen changes that we cannot predict and the ability to handle these with minimal disruption would be an advantage. Being able to calmly guide someone through a stressful or emotional event.

Sitting with unpaid carers relative to give carer a break and a chance to get time to themselves and befriending option for the carer.