Work for MK SNAP

MK SNAP is a leading local charity based in Milton Keynes which provides education, life and work skills programmes for adults with learning disabilities.

Our mission is to deliver a leading programme of education, life skills, work preparation and opportunities to adults with learning difficulties, providing them with the skills they need to be the best they can be.

We hope that when you walk through the doors at MK SNAP and you will feel the energy, creativity and pride that is lighting up the lives of adults with learning disabilities.

Our experienced and intuitive staff are able to see the uniqueness and talents of each learner and build on these qualities to personalise a learning programme to inspire ambition, determination and independence.

Latest Vacancies

Salary: £10 P/H 1 year fixed until September 2020

Overall Objective:

To lead in the planning and delivery of activity sessions for Extra SNAP sessions based at the purpose built centre in Walnut Tree. Extra SNAP is a new pilot programme providing extra time sessions for adults with a range of learning disabilities through Breakfast and After SNAP clubs three days per week and include fun social activities and refreshments.

Main Objectives:

Summary of Duties

  • Organise and work with the EXTRA SNAP Assistant as part of a team to ensure that the daily sessions and activities start on time, run smoothly and meet the needs of the learners.
  • Ensure paperwork, including risk assessments and registers, relating to sessions are completed in a correct and timely manner.
  • To assist in the identification of additional activities required for learners to enable progression, self-reliance, flexibility, confidence building and improvement in life and social skills.
  • To comply with all MK Snap policies and procedures.
  • Be prepared to attend any training courses/events as deemed necessary by the Head of Learner Services.
  • Key holder responsibilities ensure that the building is locked and unlocked safely at opening times and closing down
  • To ensure that all Health and Safety policies and procedures are carried out and adhered to.
  • To raise aspirations, inspire and continually improve outcomes and quality in delivery.
  • To participate in team and performance review meetings.
  • To deputise where required and act as an outstanding ambassador for the organisation
  • To carry out any other duties as required which are commensurate with the level of the post.

Please contact info@mksnap.org 01908 690330

If you are interested in a career with MK SNAP please click to view the Full Job Description / Person Specification and complete our  Application Form (no CV’s will be accepted) and return to info@mksnap.org or MK Snap, 20 Bourton Low, Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes, MK7 7DE

Salary: £8.21 per hour (minimum wage based on age 25 and over) Contract: 1 year fixed until September 2020

Overall Objective:

To assist in the planning and delivery of activity sessions for Extra SNAP sessions based at the purpose built centre in Walnut Tree.

Extra SNAP is a new pilot programme providing extra time sessions for adults with a range of learning disabilities through Breakfast and After SNAP clubs three days per week and include fun social activities and refreshments.

Main Objectives:

To safely and effectively assist in the delivery of extra activity sessions across three days each week for a group of adults with a range of learning and physical disabilities

Summary of Duties

  • Support and work with the Extra SNAP Club Leader as part of a team to ensure that the daily sessions and activities start on time, run smoothly and meet the needs of the learners.
  • Assist the leader in ensure paperwork, including risk assessments and registers, relating to sessions are completed in a correct and timely manner.
  • To assist in the identification of additional activities required for learners to enable progression, self-reliance, flexibility, confidence-building and improvement in life and social skills.
  • To comply with all MK Snap policies and procedures.
  • Be prepared to attend any training courses/events as deemed necessary by the Head of Learner Services.
  • To ensure that all Health and Safety policies and procedures are carried out and adhered to.
  • To raise aspirations, inspire and continually improve outcomes and quality in delivery
  • To participate in team and performance review meetings.
  • To develop, protect and enhance the MK Snap brand.
  • To deputise where required and act as an outstanding ambassador for the organisation
  • To carry out any other duties as required which are commensurate with the level of the post.

Please contact info@mksnap.org or call 01908 690330 for more information

If you are interested in a career with MK SNAP please click to view the Full Job Description/ Person Specification and complete our Application Form and return to info@mksnap.org or MK Snap, 20 Bourton Low, Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes, MK7 7DE

Salary: £20,000 fix term contract, full time 37.5 hours any 5 from 7 days

Overall Objective:  

To  lead, support & deliver the Sports & Health & Wellbeing offer across MK for a multi-award winning local charity.

Essential

  • Experience of delivering projects relating to sport and low level physical activity; including health & wellbeing
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • An ability to demonstrate good administrative skills
  • Ability to coordinate workload and manage timescales
  • Proven planning and organisational skills
  • Strong levels of personal integrity and a commitment to safeguarding
  • Experience of working with external partners
  • A relevant Sport or Leisure Qualification at Level 2/3
  • A teaching qualification (PGCE/Cert Ed or equivalent) or committed to achieving introductory qualification in teaching and learning with adults and willing to continue working towards a full qualification
  • Willing to work unsociable hours if required
  • Able to work as part of a team

 

If you are interested in a career with MK SNAP please click to view the Full Job Description/ Person Specification and complete our Application Form and return to info@mksnap.org or MK Snap, 20 Bourton Low, Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes, MK7 7DE

Hours per week:  full time 8:45am to 5pm with paid lunch break.  Flexible hours considered. Salary: Minimum wage

Overall Objective: To assist with the day to day administration of the organisation as part of the Support Services team. To support the smooth running of the Business Administration Department within the organisation

Essential

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • High levels of personal integrity, confidentiality and care for learners.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications & good keyboard skills.
  • Demonstrate good planning and organisation skills.
  • Work well within a team and on own initiative.
  • Ability to co-ordinate and prioritise workload.
  • Excellent timekeeping.
  • Math, English and IT minimum grade C (or equivalent).
  • Willing to operate under and adhere to our safeguarding policy.
  • Experience in working in office environment.

If you are interested in a career with MK SNAP please click to view the Full Job Description/ Person Specification and complete our Application Form and return to info@mksnap.org or MK Snap, 20 Bourton Low, Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes, MK7 7DE

Full time Tutor37.5 hours Salary: £18,431.73pa

Overall Objective:
To lead in the planning, provision, development and delivery of activity sessions and work training skills sessions for learners across the curriculum.

Main Objectives:
To be an integral member of a small flexible team ensuring that the goals, aspirations and all other needs of the learners are met at all times.

Essential

  • Experience in a community or educational setting.
  • Experience of mentoring, supporting and encouraging adults with learning disabilities.
  • Strong levels of personal integrity and commitment to safeguarding.
  • A teaching qualification (PGCE/Cert Ed or equivalent) or introductory qualification in teaching and learning with adults and willing to continue working towards a full qualification.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to inspire, motivate and encourage people with a range of complex needs through participation in positive activity.
  • Ability to co-ordinate and prioritise workload.
  • A demonstrable record of implementing Equal Opportunity policies and activities.

If you are interested in a career with MK SNAP please click to view the Full Job Description/ Person Specification and complete our Application Form and return to info@mksnap.org or MK Snap, 20 Bourton Low, Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes, MK7 7DE