Activity Lead (Adult Services)

Are you someone who can offer exciting and fun activities for our students?

Due to promotion we have a rare opportunity for an Activity Lead. We are looking for someone with energy and new ideas to join our team.

Purpose of the role:

To plan, run and evaluate a range of activities based on students needs within Ella Road and local community. To give support and guidance to support workers. Knowledge of working with a range of young adults with disabilities including complex health needs and some behaviours.


Hours: 36 hours per week

Salary: £16,862.94 per annum

Location: The Hamlet, Adult Services, Ella Road, NR1 4BP

Closing Date: 12 noon on Friday 19th October 2018

1st Interviews: Tuesday 30th October 2018  2nd Interviews: Thursday 1st November 2018

The Hamlet is committed to safeguarding and ensuring that all aspects of recruitment reflect this. Short listed candidates will be invited to an initial interview and if successful at this stage will be invited to a second formal interview.

Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and suitable references.


Successful candidates will:

  • Have experience of working with individuals with disabilities and complex health needs
  • Have an understanding of the importance for all students to treated as adults. To be given choice and involvement, to have fun, socialise and how staff can support this
  • Have an understanding of the experiences of disabled people and their families, and an appreciation of the barriers to inclusion that they may face
  • Be 18 years of age or over

(please read the Job Description and Person Specification for further details of the role)


The Hamlet is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To apply please download an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and return to


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Job Description and Person Specification

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