Join Our Team – Enablers

Join Our Team - Enablers

Magpies is a charity that has been supporting adults with learning disabilities in Calderdale for over 20 years.

We pride ourselves on offering person centred care and activities to all our members, to help them to grow and live more independent and fulfilling lives.

We are currently looking for exceptional people to join team. We have vacancies in our Day Centre and on our Outreach Team including:

** Specific vacancies for male support workers (between 17.5 hours and 35 hours per week) **

** 16 to 20 hours per week post to support lady who uses a wheelchair. Must be able to drive a manual vehicle (lady’s own vehicle). Hours are flexible **

** Various fixed and flexible hours for  outreach members awaiting support **

** Full-time or part-time vacancies in our Day Centre

About the roles:

Day Centre

  • Supporting people within the centre on a 1:1 basis or in a group environment, delivering a range of activities to meet the members’ needs.
  • Forming a positive, friendly and professional relationship with the people you support.
  • Planning and delivering high quality group activities.
  • Completing paperwork and helping with support plans.

Hours: Part-time and full-time hours considered

Salary: £10.22 ph. – £ 11.04 ph.

Outreach Enabler

  • Supporting people in the community with day to day tasks and activities to meet their individual needs; such as going shopping, cooking and cleaning, joining community activities, keeping fit and healthy or enjoying social activities, such as going out for a coffee.
  • Forming a positive, friendly and professional relationship with the people you support.
  • Completing paperwork and helping with support plans.
  • Lone working within the community

Hours: Various – work to suit a flexible approach to your work life
Salary: £10.22 ph. – £ 11.04 ph.

All posts are subject to Enhanced DBS and references.

About You

You will have:

  • Experience of working with people with learning disabilities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Reliable and caring
  • Flexible approach
  • Ability to use own initiative and lone work
  • Enthusiastic approach to work
  • Willingness to learn and undertake training

How to Apply

Please download the pack below or contact the office on 01422383550  to request one.

Outreach JD 2021

Outreach PS 2021

Enabler JD 2021

All Enabler PS

Application Form Jan 2021 v2

Diversity Monitoring Jan 2021 v2

Completed application forms must be sent to or can be posted to Magpies, Unit 15, Calderdale Business Park, Club Lane, Halifax HX2 8DB.

Closing date : Noon Monday 20th June

We reserve the right to bring the closing date forward as a result of the high calibre of candidates responding to the advert.

Magpies will use the information provided by you to process your application for employment. We will treat all personal information with the utmost confidentiality and in line with current data protection legislation. In particular you should note that all applicant details will be kept on file for 12 months whether you are successful or otherwise unless you explicitly instruct us to destroy your record.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role in more detail please contact Kelly Beck on 01422 383550.