JOB VACANCY: My Life My Choice – Group Facilitator

Role summary: MLMC is now looking for freelance Group Facilitators to run four of our monthly self-advocacy groups; two in Abingdon, one in Henley, and one in Witney. Applicants are welcome to apply to facilitate more than one group.
Our groups provide a safe place for people with learning disabilities to meet up, voice their opinions and be part of their community, as well as learning valuable new skills. The Group Facilitators will run the monthly group meetings alongside a paid co-facilitator who has a learning disability.

Job location (usual place of work): Oxfordshire

Pay rate: £16.07/hour for 6 hours per month per group

Pay is pro rata?: No

Job title: Group Facilitator

Applications close on date: Monday 24th June 2019 (10:00am)

Hours are: Part time

Contract is: Permanent

Job description: My Life My Choice (MLMC) is a multi-award winning self-advocacy charity run by and for people with learning disabilities, founded in 1998. The charity delivers a diverse range of innovative, user led projects that enhance and empower the lives of adults with learning disabilities in Oxfordshire.
MLMC is now looking for freelance Group Facilitators to run four of our monthly self-advocacy groups; two in Abingdon, one in Henley, and one in Witney. Applicants are welcome to apply to facilitate more than one group.

Our groups provide a safe place for people with learning disabilities to meet up, voice their opinions and be part of their community, as well as learning valuable new skills. The Group Facilitators will run the monthly group meetings alongside a paid co-facilitator who has a learning disability. Together they will work with group members to support them to make new friends, to get advice, to speak up, to talk about their interests and to learn new skills.

We need self-starters who enjoy a challenge, can hit the ground running and are able to work with minimal supervision.

See the full Group Facilitator Job Description for more details including dates, times, and venues of meetings.
The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced check.

To apply, please contact: Please send a covering letter (no longer than one page of A4) explaining why you would be suited to the role along with your CV to bryan@mylifemychoice.org.uk