Sessional Workers                                                                        

We need to recruit new Sessional workers for the school holidays.

The ideal candidate will be available during the week in the school holidays to work with disabled children on inclusive play schemes we are organising at local leisure centres or with children with severe and complex needs that will be based at our centre in Hextable. Hours are usually 9-5pm approximately.

Good rates of Pay. Part-time school holiday time only. Full training will be given. DBS check is essential. 

This position would suit a trainee doctor, nurse, school teacher, graduate or anyone interested in SEN or social care. Please call the Short Breaks Team 01322 668501 x6 or e-mail shortbreaks@wearebeams.org.uk

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Family Adviser

£24,922 – £28,942 (Pro Rata) 28 hours per week

(4 Days Tuesday – Friday) Flexible working hours

Pension contribution

 We are looking for a highly motivated Family Adviser to join our Family Advice Team

The role is to assist the Family Advice Manager in the development and delivery of a comprehensive information, advice and emotional support service responsive to the holistic needs of parents of disabled children and young people.  Providing support to families in the process of acquiring if appropriate Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans or support during the annual review process of an existing EHC plan. Ensuring that parents and where appropriate disabled young people, have information, understanding and support, enabling them to make informed decisions about their future.

Main duties

  • To support parents to manage the challenges related to their child’s disability and life opportunities.
  • To develop and facilitate support groups for parents.
  • To support parents at 1 to 1 meeting.
  • To facilitate advice clinics for families.
  • To work with other agencies to ensure the delivery of high-quality service.
  • To facilitate parenting programmes courses on behalf of the charity.

Successful applicants will need the ability to quickly absorb the necessary legal training and other policy background and to be able to operate robustly and independently.

We are seeking a fun, outgoing and inspirational type of person for the role.

Use of own car is essential for travel in the local area.

If you are interested and would like to find out more please email admin@wearebeams.org.uk for an application pack or telephone 01322 668501 ext 4 and ask to speak to Tracey Sams


Salary Band A: £15796- £19295 (Pro rata)-12 hours per week

We are currently seeking to recruit a Housekeeper at our Resource Centre for disabled children and young people in Hextable.

The post is for 12 Hours per week Mon- Fri (2 hours per day and 2 flexible hours)

Successful applicants should have a proactive work ethic, be a willing Team member, be enthusiastic, positive and flexible.

Successful applicants will need to have an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you are interested and would like to find out more, please contact us for an Application Pack (CV not accepted) on 01322 668501 Option 4 or at admin@wearebeams.org.uk 


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