Swimming Buddy  with Salters Hill Charity (VG) (Ref: 1346)
 
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If you can swim and want to help people with learning disabilities, this is the role for you!

You'll be accompanying a group of adults with learning disabilities to swimming sessions at a local pool alongside support staff.

You'll actively assist in the running of swimming sessions, joining everyone in the water and ensuring everyone is safe, having fun and generally increasing the group's social interactions as they get to meet somebody new.
What are they looking for?

You need to be comfortable and capable in and around a pool environment with strong swimming ability. You'll also be friendly, approachable and social with a good sense of humour.

Practical

You must be able to swim, and preferably be of or over the age of 18.
There's a proper induction to the role and relevant training.

When: Wednesday afternoon
Age requirements: 16 upwards
Where?

Pound Farm, Gorsley, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7SL

About Salters Hill Charity (VG)
 
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They provide services and support for adults with learning disabilities in the Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire area. This includes accommodation at three sites in Ledbury and Gorsley and support for people living in their own homes in the community. They also offer a programme of Creative Learning Courses which allow people to develop their skills and independence.

Their goal is to be the most trusted and responsive local community provider of care, support and opportunities for people with disabilities and their families.

They aim to do this by:
•Working alongside people with learning disabilities and others who seek their support to develop independence, confidence and skills.
•Promoting the rights of vulnerable people they work with.
•Recognising the value and opportunity that the environment gives people to flourish and achieve.

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