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

Learning Support Assistant (Part-Time)

Closing date for applications 27 April 2021

Would you like to join an award winning team at local disability charity MK SNAP? We are looking for a confident Learning Support Assistant to support adults with learning disabilities and complex needs at our state of the art training centre in Walnut Tree, Milton Keynes. We can offer a competitive salary, flexible hours and a comprehensive training and development package to the right person for this important role. For more information and an application pack please contact or see our website MK SNAP is committed to safeguarding vulnerable adults & young people and all applicants will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance and safer recruitment practice. Closing date for applications 27 April 2021. Please note that we do not accept CVs.

Main Objectives
• To be an integral member of a small flexible team ensuring that the learning goals and wellbeing of the learners are met at all times
Summary of Duties
• Take part and work 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.
• To plan or help to plan the education sessions, including the setting of goals and targets to help the learners to develop their talents and skills.
• Ensure paperwork relating to sessions is completed in a correct and timely manner.
• To assist in the development, implementation, monitoring and assessment of learners individual learning plans.
• 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.

If you are interested in applying for this role please review the Full Job Description/ Person Specification and complete our Application Form.