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Learning Disability Practitioners (Nclude Me Project) - Talkback

  • Location: Aylesbury / High Wycombe
  • Ref: FS06877
  • Closing date: 02 March 2018
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Working hours: Full time/Part time

The opportunity

Would you like to work alongside committed, passionate colleagues who enable people with a learning disability to increase their self-esteem and have more say and control over their lives?

This Project is now expanding and we have Learning Disability Practitioner vacancies to deliver a range of services to promote and encourage independent living and lifelong learning.

Learning Disability Practitioners - £17662 - £18702 p.a. or pro rata

Both full and part time roles available (a minimum of 3 days a week and no term time only roles)

No shift work or evening/weekend work

About us

Talkback has been working with people with a learning disability since 1998, aiming to achieve choice, opportunity and respect. Talkback is user led and knows what life is like when you have a learning disability.

Within Talkback the Nclude Me project was established 7 years ago and provides support and life skills training to people with a learning disability and/or autism, enabling them to speak out and make their own choices.

Visit our website: http://www.talkback-uk.com

About the role

Current projects include gardening and allotment groups, social and life skills training, men’s and women’s groups, a drama group which puts on regular shows, an upcycling and woodwork project and a creative arts group. 

You will work across Buckinghamshire at both our High Wycombe and Aylesbury buildings, plus out in the community. You will work alongside people with a learning disability to meet their individual needs to achieve positive outcomes.

About you

To succeed you will be able to work both as part of a team and independently and have a 'can do' attitude. You will need to have good communication skills and an understanding of both self-advocacy and inclusion. 

As part of the role of an Nclude Learning Disability Practitioner you will be working to deliver a range of services for people with a learning disability.

Other Information

If you want to find out more about Talkback please visit our website – www.talkback-uk.com  or call Helen Black on 01494 434448 to find out more about these roles.

How to apply: Please complete the attached application form and return it to Helen Black – helen.black@talkback-uk.com

Closing date: Friday 2nd March 2018

Talkback is committed to equal opportunities and anti discrimination policies.

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