Mencap

Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included. 

Everything we do is about valuing and supporting people with a learning disability, and their families and carers.  Working for Mencap is much than a job, it is positive contribution to making a real difference to individual lives in so many different ways.  

Our training has been recognised as some of the sector’s best, and you’ll be encouraged to explore all our opportunities. What’s more, the experiences you get from working with people with a learning disability will see you grow as a person as well as a professional.

 

17 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Basingstoke, UK
We are looking for a Support Worker to join our Service based in Basingstoke on either on a full time or part time (30 hours per week) basis.  Shifts will be spread across mornings, afternoons, evenings and sleep ins,  weekends and bank holidays. The successful candidate must be able to do sleep ins.    We can be flexible with the number of hours offered and will consider applications from all interested candidates.    About the Service   Our Service is a 24/7 Registered Service and aims to support the people we support to lead the lifestyles they choose in a safe environment.   We currently support five people - two gentlemen and three ladies. They all get on very well and enjoy each other's company whilst at the same time respecting each others own space. They go out together and individually with staff support for activities such as art and craft, coffee mornings, cinema, meals out and days out.   One of the ladies supported enjoys her own space, watching TV, relaxing in...
17 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Princes Risborough, UK
Important information for applicants: please note, this position is not suitable for anyone who is looking to obtain sponsorship for a Skilled Worker Visa or currently holds a Skilled Worker Visa and is looking to switch sponsorship to a new employer. This is due to the fact the salary rate for this position does not meet the UKVI’s current minimum annual salary threshold requirements for sponsorship. If you are resident in the UK and do not require sponsorship we would love to hear from you!   Calling all compassionate and dedicated individuals! Mencap is seeking passionate Support Workers to join our incredible team in Princes Risborough. As a Support Worker, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities. You will be working with a diverse group of people, each with their own unique abilities and needs. From assisting with daily activities to providing emotional support, you’ll play a vital role in...
17 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Basingstoke, UK
Calling all compassionate and dedicated individuals! Mencap is seeking passionate Support Workers to join our incredible team in Basingstoke. You will require a Full UK Driving License (manual) and the willingness to drive the cars of the People We Support. As a Support Worker, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities. You will be working with a diverse group of people, each with their own unique abilities and needs. From assisting with daily activities to providing emotional support, you’ll play a vital role in their life. What we're looking for : A genuine passion for supporting others. Excellent communication skills and the ability to build meaningful relationships. Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. A positive and empathetic attitude towards individuals with learning disabilities. Contract options : Full-time: 37.5 hrs Part-time: flexible hours...
15 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Taunton, UK
Job Advert We are looking for proactive and passionate Support Workers to join our friendly and welcoming team in our supported living services in Taunton.  We have currently have permanent, part time (35 hours per week) posts available, but we can be flexible.  Shifts will be spread across mornings, afternoons, evenings and sleep ins, weekends and bank holidays.   Due to the nature of this service we are looking for female only applicants.  This post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1. About the Service This is an exciting and varied role where you will be supporting people to live the life they choose. Some of daily activities you will be supporting them in include preparing meals, helping them to understand their finances, personal care and accompanying them into the community. More information about the service and the people we support can be found in the attached "Additional Information" document. What does a Support Worker do? As a Support...
15 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Liskeard, UK
Job Advert Calling all compassionate and dedicated individuals! Mencap is seeking passionate Support Workers to join our incredible team in Liskeard. As a Support Worker, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities. You will be working with a diverse group of people, each with their own unique abilities and needs. From assisting with daily activities to providing emotional support, you’ll play a vital role in their life.  What we're looking for : ·      A genuine passion for supporting others. ·      Excellent communication skills and the ability to build meaningful relationships. ·      Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. ·      A positive and empathetic attitude towards individuals with learning disabilities. This role requires you to be a driver. Contract options : ·      Full-time:37.5 hrs -      Part time - various Shift times : All our services are 24hr care. We...
15 Apr, 2024
Part-Time
Mencap Cirencester, UK
Job Advert We are looking to recruit passionate Relief Support Workers to join our dedicated team of Support Workers in Cirencester Do you want to make a positive difference to people’s lives?   For some people, Support Work is something they would love to do but life makes it difficult to commit to a full or part time position. That's where the role of a Relief Support Worker comes in! It gives you the flexibility to choose the shifts you want to work, based on your availability and the needs of the service. Support work is required 24 hours a day, so you must be willing to work flexibly as and when required. Cover is required throughout the week, weekends and bank holidays, with sleep-in shifts as well.  About the Service   We support three people living in one service and one person living next door.  Will also assist with other service in Cirencester.  The people we support enjoy going to the cinema, eating out, knitting, sewing, jigsaws, travelling locally (on buses,...
15 Apr, 2024
Part-Time
Mencap South Shields, UK
Job Advert Calling all compassionate and dedicated individuals! Mencap is seeking passionate Relief Support Workers to join our incredible team in South Shields.  As a Relief Support Worker, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities. You will be working with a diverse group of people, each with their own unique abilities and needs.  From assisting with daily activities to providing emotional support, you’ll play a vital role in their life.   What we're looking for : A genuine passion for supporting others. Excellent communication skills and the ability to build meaningful relationships. Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. A positive and empathetic attitude towards individuals with learning disabilities.     Contract options : Relief     Shift times : All our services are 24hr care. We prepare the rotas at least 4 weeks in advance so you can still plan your personal...
15 Apr, 2024
Part-Time
Mencap Worksop, UK
Job Advert Calling all compassionate and dedicated individuals! Mencap is seeking passionate Support Workers to join our incredible team in Worksop. As a Support Worker, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities. You will be working with a diverse group of people, each with their own unique abilities and needs. From assisting with daily activities to providing emotional support, you’ll play a vital role in their life.  What we're looking for : A genuine passion for supporting others. Excellent communication skills and the ability to build meaningful relationships. Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. A positive and empathetic attitude towards individuals with learning disabilities.  Contract options : Part-time: flexible hours based on availability Shift times : All our services are 24hr care. We prepare the rotas at least 4 weeks in advance so you can still...
15 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Ipswich, UK
Job Advert Calling all compassionate and dedicated individuals! Mencap is seeking passionate Support Workers to join our incredible team in Lowestoft, Oulton Broad. As a Support Worker, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities. You will be working with a diverse group of people, each with their own unique abilities and needs. From assisting with daily activities to providing emotional support, you’ll play a vital role in their life. What we're looking for : A genuine passion for supporting others. Excellent communication skills and the ability to build meaningful relationships. Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. A positive and empathetic attitude towards individuals with learning disabilities.   This role requires you to be a driver.      Contract options : Full-time: 37.5 hrs Part-time: flexible hours based on availability Shift times : All our...
15 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Retford, UK
Job Advert Have you thought about working for Mencap? Mencap is a leader in providing excellent support to people with a learning disability. Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included. At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap! We have immediate opportunities to provide support workers to provide vital support to people with a learning disability through this tough time. We're recruiting full time, part time permanent and bank Support Workers across the UK now! Everyone wants a purposeful job - to do something really meaningful. Everything we do at Mencap keeps the people we support at the centre of what we do.   With us, it’s never ‘just a job’. In return for your hard work and passion you can find real and meaningful work...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Salisbury, UK
Job Advert We are looking for a Support Worker to join our Registered Care Home based in Salisbury on a permanent and full time or part time basis (various hours).  Shifts will be spread across mornings, afternoons, evenings and sleep ins, weekends and bank holidays. Y ou will receive an enhanced flat rate payment of £62.45 for any sleep in shifts carried out. The payment for sleep ins is non-contractual. We can be flexible with the number of hours offered and will consider applications from all interested candidates.  About our Service The people we support all require different levels of support. You can expect to be supporting people with day to day tasks such as; shopping, cooking, eating and drinking, personal care, laundry, finances, medication and administration. You will also support them to organise activities and access the community, to socialise and for leisure, as well as to attend health appointments. There are a wide variety of different personalities,...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Bangor, UK
Job Advert Calling all compassionate and dedicated individuals! Mencap is seeking passionate Support Workers to join our incredible team in Bangor. We are recruiting for a new service. As a Support Worker, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities. You will be working with a diverse group of people, each with their own unique abilities and needs. From assisting with daily activities to providing emotional support, you’ll play a vital role in their life.  What we're looking for in a Support Worker :       A genuine passion for supporting others.       Excellent communication skills and the ability to build meaningful relationships.       Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.       A positive and empathetic attitude towards individuals with learning disabilities.  Contract options :       Full-time:37.5 hrs       Part-time: flexible hours based on availability...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap York, UK
Job Advert We are recruiting full time (37.5 hours) support workers to join our team in Bishopthorpe - you must have a valid UK driving licence to apply for this role   Would you like to finish work each day knowing that you have made a difference to somebody else’s life? If yes then this is the job for you!  Driving is essential for this role.    Example of shift times are 07:00 am -14.30 pm, 14.30pm– 22:00pm, 07.00am-22.00pm 22:00pm-07:00am Sleep-in.  Our rotas are organised 4 weeks in advance so you can plan your social life well ahead. Drivers are essential for this role.   Our Service & The People We Support Are you a person who likes variety in their work, knowing each day will be different to the last?  Our Bishopthorpe service is a six bed bungalow, supporting two females and four males between the ages of 25-80 years of age. They require a patient staff team who are enthusiastic, caring and compassionate. The people we support at our service all lead very sociable...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Swansea, UK
Job Advert Calling all compassionate and dedicated individuals! Mencap is seeking passionate Support Workers to join our incredible Supported Living team in Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire.   At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap!    As a Support Worker, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities. You will be working with a diverse group of people, each with their own unique abilities and needs.    From assisting with daily activities to providing emotional support, you’ll play a vital role in their life. This includes:   Supporting people to live independently – budget management, paying bills, housework, organising appointments and cooking delicious healthy meals. Excellent communication skills and Relationship building –...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Llanelli, UK
Job Advert We are looking for a Male Support Worker to join one of our Services in Llangennech on a full time (37.5 hours a week) basis.  Shifts will be spread across mornings, afternoons, evenings and sleep ins, weekends and bank holidays.    We can be flexible with the number of hours offered and will consider applications from all interested candidates. You must be able to drive and have knowledge of the wider area as part of the support you provide will include driving our Residents mobility cars. So you must have a full UK or EU driving licence and be 21 or over. Ideally, you will also have access to your own car as there is limited public transport to the Services. About our Services We are three adults who share a home. We like lots of different activities: sports, shopping, going out to eat, baking and cooking, going on holiday and visiting the beach. We work and play on our computers and phones. We do art courses and bike ability. Some of us can speak, others are...
14 Apr, 2024
Part-Time
Mencap Mountain Ash, UK
Job Advert We are looking for someone to join our Team to work 36 hours - days and waking nights - weekly across three different services: a) Supported Living Service - Supporting a lady to live independently in the community and to maintain her tenancy. Support with every day living skills such as shopping, maintaining the home to a standard, making and accessing health appointments, financial support, accessing group activities outside the home to maintain friendships and learn new skills b) The “You First” service which provides support to people across Blaenau Gwent. We help people access leisure opportunities as well as doing things like their shopping and going to health appointments. As you will be supporting people out in the community, you will need to have a full driving licence and your own car with cover for business use, as you will need to drive the person you supports vehicle. c) The Promenade Community Support Service, where we support three young ladies that have...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Croydon, UK
Job Advert Have you thought about working for Mencap? Mencap is a leader in providing excellent support to people with a learning disability. Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included. At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap! We have immediate opportunities to provide support workers to provide vital support to people with a learning disability through this tough time. We're recruiting full time, part time permanent and bank Support Workers across the UK now! Everyone wants a purposeful job - to do something really meaningful. Everything we do at Mencap keeps the people we support at the centre of what we do.   With us, it’s never ‘just a job’. In return for your hard work and passion you can find real and meaningful work...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Ilford, UK
Job Advert We are looking for positive, compassionate, and caring Full Time Support Workers to join our team in   Ilford. Mencap is a leader in providing excellent support to people with a learning disability. Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included. At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap! We have immediate opportunities to provide support workers to provide vital support to people with a learning disability through this tough time. We're recruiting full time, part time permanent and bank Support Workers across the UK now! Everyone wants a purposeful job - to do something really meaningful. Everything we do at Mencap keeps the people we support at the centre of what we do.   With us, it’s never ‘just a job’. In return for your...
10 Apr, 2024
Full time
Mencap Kingston upon Thames, UK
Job Advert Do you have experience of working with people with a learning disability? Are you passionate about working for an organisation that drives change? Then we may have the role for you within our Supported Internship team.  An exciting opportunity has arisen for passionate and self-motivated Skills Coaches to join our Supported Internship programme team in Kingston. We are recruiting to 1 full time role (37.5 hours per week) on a permanent contract.   As a Skills Coach, your role is central to the delivery of our Supported Internship programme. You will support learners with SEN to complete all elements of the programme in line with requirements by providing tailored support.  Do you want to see what we do? If so click here  You will be accountable for learner progression in the workplace and achieving outcomes for the learner. You will deliver support in various ways; 1-1 job coaching, working with learners to develop employability skills and embed English and Maths learning...
10 Apr, 2024
Contract
Mencap Luton, UK
Job Advert We have a fantastic opportunity for a Regional Administration Manager to join our team working across Wiltshire, Gloucester, Hampshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire & Hertfordshire on a 6 months Fixed-term Contract. This would be a great opportunity to not only gain some key experience, but also develop a variety of both administrative and management skills. We are looking to recruit to a full time (37.5 hours per week) position on a 6 month Fixed Term Contract. As a Regional Administrator you will be responsible for the line management of 3 Area Administrators, 1 of whom is based in our Fareham office and 2 in our Luton office. We are flexible with where you can do your work, but there will be times you will need to travel to the offices within your area. This may include Wiltshire, North Hampshire, Gloucester, Oxford, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire counties to attend meetings. You will also provide a wide range of administration support to the...