|P/T Co-ordinator lanscaping|
Our co-ordinators, train, support & co-work with small groups of people who have a wide range of additional support needs, This can include people with learning difficulties, acquired brain injuries, autism, impaired memory, a wide range of speech & communication issues. Everyone is unique!
The services are provided to adults & there is no retirement age, individuals can remain for as long as they are able to be appropriately supported & can take a role, however small, in an outcome focussed environment.
Milltown Community has a 10 acre site of which approximately 7 acres are maintained & used by the Day Workshop. The site includes a hand tools refurbishment workshop, a wood workshop, large greenhouse, poly-tunnel & community gardens.
We refurbish hand tools to be made into toolkits & be sent abroad in partnership with the Global Concerns Trust & sell excess items in our on-site shop, we grow fruit & vegetables, grow on a range of plants for sale, make items from seasoned wood & pallets, either to special commission or for general sales & make a range of craft items for sale. We also harvest & cut wood to supply wood burning stoves both in the day workshop & the two supported houses within Milltown Community.
The post of ground maintenance co-ordinator is a multi-functional post focussed on undertaking work within the grounds of Milltown Community & the wider community. This will include assisting with maintenance & promotion of the community garden, as well as working on a 1-1 basis with workers as required. Additional duties, depending on skills & experience, may include harvesting & working with willow, making large items such as seating from wood, using petrol lawn mowers & strimmers, fence repair & maintenance & assisting with hard landscaping as required.