Our March/April issue of Bulletin is now out. Read about progress with our new community hub at the Lodge, Norman Park, the training courses we will be running there and help us raise the final £40,000 of our £200,000 total by donating through our new crowdfunding page. There’s also reports on our Day Opportunities Programme, our half-term activities and lots of local and national news. Click here
7 hours per week (flexibility required)
£5,367 (actual) + 3% Pension
We require a highly skilled family worker to provide advice, guidance and signposting to local and national services for parents and carers who have concerns about their children’s social and communication needs. You will also support the delivery of workshops for families.
You will need good communication skills, the ability to work flexible hours and experience of providing information, support and advice preferably to disabled people and carers. Click here for more information and how to apply
Senior Employment Consultant (Retention)
Full-time 37 hours
£27,693pa + 3% pension
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join an award winning, user-led, voluntary organisation, that provides a range of services and support for disabled people, their families and carers. Our supported employment service, Jobmatch, is looking to recruit an experienced Senior Employment Consultant (Retention) to work with and support disabled people in sustaining their employment. You will have experience of agreeing reasonable adjustments with employers on behalf of our clients, and the ability to deliver disability awareness training to organisations as and when required. For more details click here
Bromley Mencap is an award winning organisation providing a range of services and support to disabled people of all ages, their carers and families. We are recruiting an energetic and enthusiastic team to support disabled adults at The Lodge, our new specialist training centre in Bromley. For more details and how to apply click here
£10 per hour plus annual leave and contributory pension
Bromley Mencap is recruiting energetic and enthusiastic Support Worker/Personal Assistants (PAs) for our PA Agency. PAs will support clients with learning and/or physical disabilities. As a PA you’ll make a real difference to our client’s lives as you’ll provide high quality 1 to 1 support to assist them to go about their day to day activities,either within their own homes or within the local community. This service is registered with the Care Quality Commission. Apply here
Our first Bulletin of 2017 provides an update on our new community hub – the diggers are in and building work is underway! Also read about our Christmas activities, our new micro-enterprise scheme, our community fundraising success and all the latest disability news. Click here
Sebastian Ward Turner is holding an exhibition of his paintings at Wilberforce Scout Centre (next door to Westerham Lodge), Downe Road, Keston, Bromley, Kent, BR2 6AD on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th January, 10am – 6pm. Bromley Mencap members are invited and you can see examples of Sebastian’s work here http://www.sebastianwardturner.co.uk/index.html 5% of all sales will be donated to Bromley Mencap. Everyone welcome! More here
Bromley Mencap’s latest Bulletin newsletter is now available and includes reports on our Annual General Meeting hosted by the Mayor of Bromley, our award winners, an update on our new community hub at the Lodge, Norman Park, our autumn activities and community fundraising highlights. Click here for the November/December Bulletin.
Please click here for our summary Annual Report and Accounts which were presented at our AGM