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Outside the Box Vacancy: Support Team Leader

By | 16th September 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability|

Organisation: Outside the Box Job Title: Support Team Leader Salary: £9.50 per hour Hours: 30 hours (This will include some weekends and evenings) Length of Contract: Permanent Closing Date: Monday 23 September 2019 at 12.00 An exciting opportunity, helping to transform the [...]

Yorkshire Dance Vacancy: Project Assistant

By | 20th September 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Organisation: Yorkshire Dance Job Title: Project Assistant Salary: £17,570 per year (pro-rata) Hours: 15 – 20 hours per week; negotiable; flexible working Length of Contract: Temporary, fixed term to 30 September 2020; to start as soon as possible [...]

What Would You Do? Bee Together Questionnaire

By | 28th August 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Older People|

By Anna-Marie Garbutt, Health for All Time to Shine Community Learning Disabilities Project Coordinator for Bee Together. What would you do if someone with a learning disability came along and wanted to volunteer or join your sessions? Would [...]

LGBTQ+ Health Inclusion Project – surveys for professionals and people with lived experience

By | 28th August 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health|

The LGBTQ+ Health Inclusion Project, run by Advonet, CHANGE and Yorkshire MESMAC, have two surveys out. One is for LGBTQ+ people in Leeds who are also either autistic, have a learning disability or mental health [...]

New Workforce Development Practitioner Network

By | 21st August 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Building on feedback from the third sector in Leeds, Voluntary Action Leeds are planning to launch a new Workforce Development Practitioner Network in the Autumn. Our experience shows us that the most effective networks are those which [...]

Leeds City Council Funding Support Scheme

By | 15th August 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Leeds City Council Funding Support Scheme The Leeds City Council Funding Support Scheme links council staff volunteers up with Third Sector Organisations and Community Groups to support them with accessing funding. The support can be [...]

Specialist Autism Services Vacancy: Skills Mentor/Support Worker

By | 15th May 2019|Learning Disability, Mental Health, PSI|

About the post Salary: £8.24ph rising to £8.45 after successful completion of 6 month probationary period Hours: 35  per week (9:30-16:45 Mon-Fri) Contract: Permanent Specialist Autism Services are looking for an individual to join the [...]

Arts, Health & Wellbeing in Leeds – Welcome to the Network!

By | 1st May 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Arts, Health and Wellbeing in Leeds - Welcome to the Network! As you may be aware Adults and Health is working with Arts Commissioners / Arts organisations and the Universities to establish a Leeds Arts [...]

26 September | Specialist Autism Services Conference 2019

By | 2nd July 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability|

Thursday 26 September 2019, 09:00-17:00 at Bradford City Football Club Events Suite, Valley Parade, Bradford BD8 7DY During the conference, you will have the opportunity to listen to renowned speakers from academia, healthcare, the criminal justice system [...]

Bee Friends group launches for older people with learning disabilities

By | 21st August 2018|Learning Disability, Older People|

Have you heard of Bee Together? It's a project funded by the Time to Shine Project, aimed at Older People with Learning Disabilities (OPLD). Bee Together aims to connect with socially isolated and lonely OPLD [...]