Group helper

Frome Gateway Club and Mencap

Name: Group helper
Organisation: Frome Gateway Club and Mencap
Location: Trinity Church Hall, Frome, BA11 3DW
Type: Part Time
As many Thursday evenings as possible, with a break in the summer. Reliability is essential so that we have correct ratios as safety is very important


Bring your talents to a club for adults with learning difficulties.
We need help with all sorts of activities from helping with jigsaw puzzles, crafts and socializing with group members.
No experience necessary- you just need to be friendly and supportive.

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Organisation Description

We run groups on Thursday evenings, one week takes place at Trinity Church Hall and is more structured with fun activities, the other is at the South Parade Club and is more informal.
Our members have learning difficulties and range in age from 18-70.


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Cause / Interests

  • Animals
  • Art & Crafts
  • Community Health & Wellbeing
  • Drama
  • Learning Disablity
  • Music
  • Recreation

Types of Activity

  • Art and Crafts
  • Community Health & Wellbeing
  • General and Helping

Skills and Qualifications


No qualifications required.

Patience, good sense of humour, fun loving


Positive relationships with group members.
Working as part of a team.
First aid training.

Additional/Specific Suitabilities

Minimum Age: NA
Maximum Age: 80
Disabled Access: Yes
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Expenses: N/A
Restrictions: NA
Induction: Yes
Insurance Cover: Yes
Special Needs: Yes
Offer: NA
Training: NA
Other: NA

Recruitment Method

Informal discussion, DBS Check