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Community Link Manager

£28,896 pro-rated plus 6% pension contribution after 3 months in post.
21 hours per week

Sutton Mencap has a passion for supporting people with a learning disability to lead fulfilling lives and achieve their aspirations and potential.

We are seeking to recruit a manager for our Community Link Service, to be based in our centre in Wallington, South London.

This post provides an exciting opportunity to make a difference to the lives of adults with a learning disability in the London Borough of Sutton.  Our Community Link service is an established project which supports adults with a learning disability to take part in social and leisure activities in their local community.

This post involves a person-centred approach, working alongside people with a learning disability to help them identify and express their choices and help them achieve aspirations.  This role also involves working alongside carers as well as volunteers and paid staff from other organisations.

We are looking for a motivated self-starter, with a passion for promoting independence and choice for adults with a learning disability and the skills and commitment to match.

Applications will be subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.  Please note that we are unable to accept CV’s and will only consider submissions using the correct application form.

Closing date:  5.00pm on Wednesday 22nd June.
Interviews will take place on Monday 4th July. Applicants who are invited for interview will be notified by Tuesday 28th June.

The Community Link service is funded by City Bridge Trust, the City of London Corporation’s Charity.