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Sessional support workers for children and young people and/ or adults with disabilities

Sutton Mencap is a leading provider of play and leisure services to adults and children with a learning disability in Sutton. We are looking for reliable and enthusiastic people who have at least 1 years’ experience in working with children and/ or adults and have a keen interest and passion in supporting people with learning disabilities. Experience with children and adults who present with behaviour which challenges is desirable.

There are a variety of opportunities for different days and times and an option to be flexible regarding total number of hours. A combination of working with children and adult groups would make for an interesting and varied experience.

  • Adults clubs: Mon-Fri 9.00-4.00.
  • Children’s clubs: Mon-Tue 2.15-6.00; Wed-Thu 2.45-6.30; Saturdays 9.15-3.30; School holiday clubs 9.15-3.30 or 4.30.

A telephone discussion regarding hours and availability is highly recommended before applying. Contact Tammy or Asma on 020 8647 8600 or email for more information:

For the right candidates there is also an opportunity to enter our fast track training programme to become a Session Co-ordinator.

The application pack is available to download below. Please return all completed application forms to

Closing date for applications is Friday 6th September at 5.00pm. Interviews will be on Friday 13th September.

Sutton Mencap is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults. Our recruitment procedures are designed to ensure all employees and volunteers share in this commitment

Files attached

About Sutton Mencap
Children and young people’s Sessional Worker Job Description
Adult sessional worker Job Description
Person Specification
Guidance Notes for Job Applicants
Application Form