A.C.E. WORK OPPORTUNITIES
Paid Work and Voluntary Placements
36 of ACE's present service users receive some form of paid work.
Below are examples of A.C.E. supported work placements.
We have over 100 gardening & landscaping tasks and a grounds maintenance contract. Our clients are supported whilst undertaking basic mowing, planting and tidying of elderly or disabled peoples gardens. We also undertake garden renovation and makeover projects with our most experienced clients fitting fencing, flagging, etc, and offer a garden winter preparation service, which is a one-off service involving pressure washing paths & patios, treating deckings and fencing, draining down water features, de-weeding and clearing leaves & debris.
Marsham Road Community Garden
A.C.E. also run their own Community Garden. A.C.E. clients make and prepare hanging baskets and bird boxes which are then sold to the community in and around Belle Vale.
We run a fitness Mondays at Camp and Furnace on Greenland Street. Our service users set up, clear away and help out serving food and drink.
Fusion Fleet Street
A.C.E. clients help with the setting up and running of the disco run by A.C.E. We provide employment to our clients for general duties, such as glass collecting, dishwashing, DJ'ing, door duties, distributing raffle tickets & quizzes, etc.
The Kensington Disco
Set-up and run by A.C.E., this provides voluntary employment for clients for assisting with purchasing of catering supplies, setting-up, door duties, DJ'ing, clearing up, kitchen work, giving out bingo tickets and calling bingo numbers, etc.
A.C.E. at the Movies
Based at Woolton Cinema, this gives our support agency clients an opportunity to work in a real cinema setting, ushering, set-up, door duties, working in the kiosk selling popcorn, refreshments, etc.
Leaflet Distribution for a Merseyside College, 4 times per year.