Our Office Number: 01606 331 853

Our Office Number:
01606 331 853

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Work For Disability Positive

We are Disability Positive. We provide services, opportunities and a voice to people living with disability and long-term health conditions, and their families. We know it matters because we live with disability and long-term health conditions too.

We are a Disability Confident Leader and an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people/people with lived experience of disability and long-term health conditions are particularly welcome.

You’ll benefit from a supportive working environment and being part of our great team working to achieve our vision of a world that is Disability Positive.

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If you wish to discuss any of the roles below, please email HR@DisabilityPositive.org

1. Payroll Clerk

We have an opportunity to join our experienced team processing liabilities payments of Tax and Pensions for Carer’s Schemes. As part of our payroll team, you will be assisting in the payment of liabilities for approximately 3,600 clients who have become employers of their own Personal Assistants.

You will be responsible for processing pay runs for your clients, answering payroll related queries and filing submissions with HMRC.  No previous experience with payroll is required, we will train you on everything you need to know.

Working with our clients couldn’t be more rewarding. You will be able to get to know their needs and build a close and positive working relationship. No two days are ever the same and using your initiative and great people skills will give you the opportunity to make a real difference every day.

You must:
▪️ be self-motivated and organised
▪️ be able to work with disabled people
▪️ be flexible and have strong interpersonal skills
▪️ committed to the inclusion of disabled people
▪️ be able to manage a workload
▪️ be able to work in a busy office
▪️ be subject to an enhanced DBS check

Employee Benefits:
▪️ Gifted days off for 29th, 30th and 31st December 2021 and Bank Holidays plus 25 days of annual leave.
▪️ Private Health Insurance*
▪️ Free Parking
▪️ Full training for the position for the right candidate.

Apply now by downloading and completing:
Application Form
Recruitment Monitoring Form
Candidate Pack (full job description)

Closing date for applications:      Monday 4th July 5pm

Disability Positive are an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people/people with lived experience of disability and long-term health conditions are particularly welcome.

*Private health insurance an option following completion of probation.
Registered charity no 1091744


2. Counselling and Befriending Coordinator
Exciting role to coordinate the delivery of a Counselling and Befriending Service across Cheshire. Responsible for the training, and ongoing support of Volunteer Befrienders and the triaging of counselling and befriending requests, ensuring clients receive the most appropriate support based on their individual needs.

This is an exciting 18-month pilot project that has bee approved by our board of Trustees following feedback from our members. There is a possibility of the service being extended if proven successful. This is currently fixed term until 31st March 2023.

You should be motivated, enthusiastic and have a passion for what you do.
You will need to demonstrate high ethical standards, take personal accountability for everything you do. You will have proven experience of working with volunteers and understanding of partnership and collaborative working. You will be able to demonstrate commitment to achieving positive outcomes for disabled people. You will need to be well organised, a confident communicator and have loads of motivation and a determination to always deliver your best.

You must

  • be self-motivated
  • be able to work with disabled people
  • be flexible and have strong interpersonal skills
  • be able to engage and motivate people
  • committed to the inclusion of disabled people
  • be able to manage a complex workload
  • be able to travel independently across Cheshire when needed
  • be subject to an enhanced DBS check

Does this sound like you? Apply now
Application Form
Recruitment Monitoring Form
Candidate Pack (full job description)

Closing date for applications: 30th June 2022
Interviews: 8th July 2022

Disability Positive are an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people/people with lived experience of disability and long-term conditions are particularly welcome.

Registered charity no 1091744


3 Payroll Manager
We have an exciting opportunity to work as part of the Company’s Management Team, responsible for the effective management of the Payroll Service Team and to ensure the smooth running of the department, providing a payroll service to people with experience of disability and long-term conditions who have become employers of Personal Assistants. Perhaps you have worked in a busy call centre environment and are now looking for your next career progression opportunity.

You must
▪️ Have experience of managing a large department.
▪️ Have effective leadership and management experience.
▪️ Be able to successfully manage the development and performance of a team, including Employee Relations issues.
▪️ Have experience of Customer service focus.
▪️ Be able to meet milestone targets and goals to achieve outcomes.
▪️ Be able to listen and communicate to a high standard at all levels.
▪️ Be able to improve systems and processes.
▪️ Be able to work well under pressure.
▪️ Be committed to the inclusion of disabled people.

Employee Benefits:
▪️ 25 days of annual leave, plus 3 Gifted days off between Christmas and New Year and Bank Holidays.
▪️ Company Pension Scheme
▪️ Private Health Insurance*
▪️ Free Parking

Does this sound like you? Apply now
Application Form
Recruitment Monitoring Form
Candidate Pack (full job description)

Closing date for applications:  8th July 2022
Interviews: 19th and 22nd July 2022

Disability Positive are an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people/people with lived experience of disability and long-term conditions are particularly welcome.

*Private health insurance an option following completion of probation.
Registered charity no 1091744


4 Head of Development and Business Operations

We have a brand new and exciting opportunity to work as part of the expanding Company’s Senior Management Team. You will be leading on delivery within a major function aligned to the Company’s strategic policy framework, to ensure that designated areas of responsibility are well managed. You will oversee our positioning in appropriate markets to enhance the operation of the Company, position or reputation in some way.

You must
▪️ Have experience of Senior Management, including budgetary control and staffing responsibilities.
▪️ Be experienced in strategic planning and implementation of substantial programmes of activity.
▪️ Have excellent networking skills.
▪️ Be able to demonstrate success of business development and tendering.
▪️ Have sound financial management skills.
▪️ Be a persuasive, diplomatic and good negotiator.
▪️ Be able to lead, motivate, develop, delegate, and give direction to others.
▪️ Have a commitment to equality and diversity and commitment to achieving positive outcomes for disabled people.

Employee Benefits:
▪️ 25 days of annual leave, plus 3 Gifted days off between Christmas and New Year and Bank Holidays.
▪️ Company Pension Scheme
▪️ Private Health Insurance*
▪️ Free Parking

Does this sound like you? Apply now
Application Form
Recruitment Monitoring Form
Candidate Pack (full job description)

Closing date for applications:  17th July 2022 – 2359hrs
Shortlisting: w/c 18th July 2022
Interviews: 29th July 2022

Disability Positive are an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people/people with lived experience of disability and long-term conditions are particularly welcome.

*Private health insurance an option following completion of probation.
Registered charity no 1091744


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