Papworth Trust has exciting opportunities for Activities Facilitators – My Leisure, My Services to join our team based in Ipswich. Offering both full, part time on a permanent basis and bank positions, you will receive a competitive salary of £18,939 per annum FTE.
Papworth Trust is a leading disability charity with over 100 years’ experience of championing equality, providing choice and promoting independence. Papworth Trust delivers a varied programme of outcome focused learning, employment and social opportunities for our disabled customers.
The customers you will be supporting will have a range of needs associated with learning disability, physical disabilities, mental health needs, communication and challenging behaviour.
As an Activities Facilitator you will be become part of a team responsible for the planning and delivery of activities to individuals or groups within one of our centres or out in the community. This will include the personal care that some customers may require.
What we’re looking for in our Activities Facilitator:
Key to your success in this post will be an ability to build relationships and empower customers to identify and work towards their personal goals. You will possess the necessary skills to communicate effectively, build confidence and use your passion, energy and enthusiasm to inspire those around you.
You may already possess the necessary experience however we are equally keen to hear from people with a positive attitude and a willingness to learn.
Benefits of becoming our Activities Facilitator:
- Competitive pay, enhancements and guaranteed hours
- A contributory Pension
- Childcare Vouchers
- Retail Voucher Scheme
- 28 days annual leave
- Full pay whilst training
- Paid for DBS
- Supportive induction programme
- Regular supervisions
- Employee Assistive programme
- A great place to work (IIP standard status, working towards IIP Silver status within 12 months)
If you feel you have the right skills, experience, passion and drive to fulfil this role, not click ‘apply’ today to become one of our Activities Facilitator!
If you have not heard from us within two weeks after the closing date, please presume that your application has been unsuccessful. Please note that no discourtesy is intended by this practice.
We are a Disability Confident employer and we welcome applications from Disabled Candidates.
Papworth Trust is an equal opportunities employer. Charity Number: 211234