About Mencap

At Mencap we work in partnership with people with a learning disability. We do this by providing high quality, flexible services that support people, including young adults, to live as independently as possible in their own homes and in the community. 

Everyone wants a purposeful job – to do something meaningful. At Mencap, we can give you that. You will have opportunities to develop as a person, colleague, leader and activist. 

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Mencap NI are looking for amazing people to be part of our Transform Project backed by the EU’s PEACE IV programme and managed by SEUPB (Special EU Programmes Body).

At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap! 

This is a golden opportunity to build a rewarding career, helping young people with and without a learning disability to fulfil their potential.

We are recruiting for:

Youth Support Worker – Enniskillen 37.5 hours

These roles are on a fixed term basis until Dec 2021.

Feel like you’re changing society. Feel part of something big. Feel like you’re doing something that really matters.

Interested? We’d love to hear from you. For more information about these roles or to apply, visit our website https://jobs.mencap.org.uk,

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader and welcome applicants with disabilities to apply for all roles with us. To find out more about the scheme please visit the direct gov website.

Closing date: 2nd March 2021

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As well as knowing that what we do is making a positive difference to people’s lives, you will receive fair pay and have access to a wide range of rewards and benefits as one of our employees. 

  • 32 days holiday (including bank holidays) increasing to 35 days with long service plus the ability to buy up to another 10 days via our HolidayPlus scheme 

  • Service related sick pay when 6 month probation is completed 

  • Eligibility to join Mencap Pension Plan where Mencap matches contributions up to 5% on a salary sacrifice basis meaning NI savings. If you don’t join the Plan you start, you will be auto-enrolled after three months with us. 

  • Membership of Mencap Pension Plan to include up to 3 times salary death in service live cover AND Income Protection of 50% salary to be triggered at 26 weeks of long term sickness 

  • Loans for debt consolidation, bikes, computers and phones when you have been with us for 6 months

  • Interest free season ticket loans 

  • Discounts and cashback from 3% to 30% at high street shops including major super markets, cinemas, gyms, leisure/theme parks, holidays and much more via Mencap Extras 

  • Opportunity to purchase a health cash plan to claim towards dental, glasses, therapy etc. 

  • Free access to round the clock employee assistance program for advice and support 

  • Quarterly award scheme and recognition at every 5 years through our YouRock program 

  • Access to award winning training and development 

  • *T&C’s apply based on contract 

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