We are currently recruiting:
Project Workers – Learning Assistants – £18000 – £19200 p.a. or pro rata. Full and part time roles (a minimum of 3 days a week), and term time only contracts are available. No shift work or evening/weekend work.
We have several vacancies to deliver a range of services that promote and encourage independent living and lifelong learning. Within the Equip Project, you will be working closely with local Further Education Colleges by supporting young people, one to one, towards their education provision. Other project activities include various groups focusing on gardening and allotments (some of which are based in National Trust properties), social and life skills, men’s and women’s independence, travel training, drama and performance, recycling and tools workshops, creative media, and working with animals.
You will work across Buckinghamshire at our High Wycombe and Aylesbury buildings, as well as in local colleges and in the community. You will work alongside people with a learning disability to meet their individual needs, supporting young people, with their families, to achieve positive outcomes. To succeed you will be able to work as part of a team and independently, with a ‘can do’ attitude. As an Equip Learning Disability Project Worker you will deliver a range of services for people with a learning disability. The role requires good communication skills and an understanding of self-advocacy and inclusion. We can teach you all you need to know; you just need to have the passion and care.
You will have opportunities to help people develop and grow, whilst making a difference that will live with you forever. As one of our team said, “Working with people with a learning disability is the most rewarding and fulfilling role.”
Closing date: 13th October 2019
Interviews to be held: September/October 2019
Roles to commence: October/November 2019
To find out more about this role please call Helen Black on 01494 434448. To apply, please email to email@example.com to receive an application form3