Travel Buddy Coordinator
37.5 hours per week
£23,541 - £27,041 pa (starting salary dependent upon skills and experience) plus 6% pension contribution
Come and work for a multiple award winning charity!
My Life My Choice (MLMC) is a self-advocacy charity run by and for people with learning disabilities, founded in 1998. The charity delivers a diverse range of innovative and user led projects that enhance and empower the lives of adults with learning disabilities in Oxfordshire. These established projects include the Power Up training & consultancy & research team, Champions who speak up and campaign, Travel Buddy scheme, 12 local self-help groups, and Gig Buddies.
MLMC is now looking for a new full time member of staff. The successful applicant will coordinate our establsihed and successful Travel Buddy scheme which involves coaching and training travel buddies with learning disabilities to train their peers to travel independently. This role calls for an individual who not only shows a passion for empowering, working with, and raising the voices of people with learning disabilities but also thrives on achieving targets.
We need a self-starter who enjoys a challenge, can hit the ground running and is able to work with minimal supervision.
MLMC not only says it values its staff but commits to them by offering a competitive salary, an enhanced pension contribution, a comfortable and spacious office environment, an Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, flexible working with time off in lieu, a weekly fruit basket, a £100 contribution towards a health & wellbeing activity, cycle to work scheme, two days special leave at Christmas, and working from home when appropriate. Free, dedicated staff parking is also available.
The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced check.
Closing Date: Monday 23rd August (10:00)
Interview Date: Friday 27th August
To Apply: See Application Form and Job Description. Completed application form should be sent to [email protected]
Charity No. 1187726