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Great Britain Great Britain: Tigh a’ Chomainn Camphill (CONCUKLTV02-22)

Dates

25/08/2022   -   05/09/2023

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Social
Disabilities

Fee

Free i Fee is paid in two installments:

0 to be paid now.
GBP 50 is to be paid after acceptance.

Note: Total fee can vary depending on bank rates.
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Details on the project

Age
18 - 59
Max number of volunteers
4
Still room for
4 Male + 4 Female
Languages spoken
English
Vegetarian food
Yes
Nearest airport
Aberdeen (ABZ)
Nearest bus/train station
Aberdeen train station

Work

Support adults with a learning disability to lead active and fulfilling lives where they can contribute and feel valued.

• Support residents to lead active and fulfilled lives
• Work alongside our residents either in the home or outwith
• Help maintain the home
• Support well being by helping people keep active (walking)
• Help people get out and about (shopping)
• Support those who need personal care
• Help the community celebrate important events with people (festivals/birthdays etc)

Accomodation and food

Each volunteer has their own room with shared facilities. This includes kitchen access, laundry etc. The volunteers will be sharing accommodation with other volunteers and residents.

Each volunteer will receive an allowance of £200/month from the host organisation to cover personal expenses and food costs. This will be paid at the end of each completed month.

Location and leisure

Local village with usual amenities such as pharmacy, supermarkets, takeaways, café etc.

Project hosted by

We are a Scottish charity and Camphill Community with over 30 years of experience providing specialist independent care to adults with complex needs including learning difficulties, autistic spectrum conditions and disabilities. Our expertise is firmly rooted in the values and ethos of the worldwide Camphill movement.

Directions to meeting point

See Information sheet

Additional comments

Please note this project will have full-time supervision by a qualified employee of the organisation.

Each volunteer will need to complete an online interview with the host before accepting the placement.

Requirements

Self-catered programme - volunteers will be preparing their own food. This volunteer placement is a

To volunteer in UK, you will need to apply for a Tier 5 VISA. You can apply for a visa up to 3 months before the day you are due to start work in the UK. The application fee for each person applying is £244.

The volunteer will also be required to pay an additional healthcare surcharge, which is usually £624 per year, however, this will be repaid to the volunteer from the host partner.

Sustainable Development Goals

Good Health and Well-being