Jim Thomson, Linburn Centre Manager

Jim is a qualified Remedial Gymnast (Physiotherapist) and has been involved in social care services for over 30 years. Jim has previously worked for Capability Scotland and Leonard Cheshire Disability covering a number of different roles including day services, community development and residential support, before joining Scottish War Blinded in December 2014.

Jim joined Scottish War Blinded at a time of development including a new sports hall within the Linburn Centre and the provision of a new day service in Paisley.  Jim is keen to build on the existing high-quality programmes by working with the members to provide a wide range of activities using existing and new facilities at the centre.