Every day is different in social care. Helping others, having compassion and patience are the key skills in becoming a support worker. You don’t even need qualifications to start, just a real love of people! We’ve been speaking to our support workers about working in care, their motivation, what each day is like and what advice they would give to those considering a career working in care. CMKC: What’s your name and your current position? JA: James Asomaning and I am a support worker. CMKC: What attracted you to work in social care? JA: I realised there’s a …
We are seeking to recruit fantastic individuals to fill several rewarding opportunities. These are fantastic opportunities to develop skills and create a living and working community where people with learning disabilities and those who support them may reach their full potential in the spirit of lifelong learning and development. We are specifically looking for: House Coordinator Trustees Support Workers Bank (Relief) Support Worker If this is you, or someone you know, please get in touch and visit our Current Vacancies page for all current vacancies.
Dear Camphill Bread lovers! Please stock up on our fresh bread this week (fill your freezers to the brim!) as our fresh bread will be unavailable for two weeks from 18th-30th March. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.
We continue with our Humans of Camphill project to find out what life is really like at our community from the perspective of our residents and service users. Next up is Fiona D., who’s been living with us since the 80s! CMKC: Where did you live before you came here? FD: I went to a Camphill school in Aberdeen for a few years. It was a school for hearing impaired students. I learned writing and Makaton – a form of sign language there. CMKC: What were the biggest changes and challenges of moving to Camphill? FD: When I moved here, …
Fresh off the loom are these wonderful handmade ‘strawberry’ tote bags from our very talented Art & Craft Workshop. Available in our Shop this week!