The Disability Resource Centre welcomes job applications from disabled people, carers or those with an interest in disability issues. The Disability Resource Centre operates a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for any person with a disability who meets the essential criteria of the Job Profile.

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You may like to take a look at this article in The Guardian before applying for a role with us, particularly if you haven’t worked in the charitable sector before.

Vacancies for new Trustees

The Disability Resource Centre is governed by a Board of Trustees who meet six times a year. The majority of the Trustees have personal experience of living with a disability or caring for someone with a disability. They use their knowledge to advise the management team.

The role of Trustee is voluntary, with out of pocket expenses being paid.

We are keen to welcome new Trustees to the Board. Please check our vacancy notice.

The Disability Resource Centre is an independent organisation and a registered charity, that has disabled people at the centre of its decision making.
Our purpose: Empowering people of all ages who are affected by disability or health conditions to fulfil their potential and aspirations.

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer

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Finance Officer

Supervising a team providing accounts payable services and assisting with the payroll function.

This varied role is for 30 to 37 hours per week with a salary of up to £19,819.

Please read the full role description:


Send you CV and covering letter to [email protected]  our Finance Team Lead by 9am on Wednesday 17th July. Interviews are expected to be arranged for the 25th or 26th July.

Learning Support Assistant

The Disability Resource Centre is looking for a Learning Support Assistant to join our Health, Learning and Work Team.

You will support participants within the classroom who may have a range of needs. Your will provide
classroom support working alongside the tutor to support learners to achieve their learning outcomes.

It will involve one to one and small group work.

Ideally you will have previous experience and have Maths and English at level 2 or above or equivalent.
Working in a calm, caring and compassionate way, you will be  able to motivate learners, and
assist them to achieve their learning goals.

Travel may be required throughout the South East Midlands.

This position is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Salary: £9.20 per hour
Hours: Variable
Duration: Fixed term until July 2019
Closing Date: TBA

See the full job profile for details.

Apply using the downloadable Application Form.

When you apply you also need to complete our disclosure and equal opportunities form.

Completed forms to be returned to [email protected] or by mail to:
Paul Robson,
HR Recruitment,
The Disability Resource Centre,
Poynters House,
Poynters Road,

Please feel free to contact us on 01582 470900 for further information.

Health and social care trainers

We are recruiting Health and Social Care trainers.
When making an application, please either fill out the form below and attach your CV, or email your CV to [email protected]
To apply for this role please send your CV to [email protected]


The Disability Resource Centre wishes to recruit experienced hourly paid tutors in a range of subjects that support our exciting new projects.

You will be required to deliver innovative and engaging workshops to support the learners in developing their skills, taking into the consideration the specific needs of participants.

Tutors are required for the above projects are:

Employability – Work preparation
Financial self – management
Personal and Social Development
Health and Social Care
Digital Inclusion
Food Safety
Disability Awareness – tutors needed immediately
Health and Wellbeing
Arts and Craft
Pain Management
Weight Management
Holistic Treatments
Healthy Eating

You should have 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) including Maths and English, be occupationally competent and hold a teaching qualification. You need to be experienced in supporting learners to achieve their individual learning outcomes within a similar setting.

Closing Date: Ongoing until further notice