Research and Impact Assistant

GBP24,630 FTE + excellent benefits & training
08 Jan 2021
05 Feb 2021
Sport & Leisure
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to make sure that people with a learning disability have a strong voice in research and evaluation projects?

Do you have a learning disability? *

Do you want to promote the importance of inclusive research across Mencap?

Do you have an interest in data?

We are looking for someone to help make the Strategy, Impact and Research team's work more inclusive for people with a learning disability.

This vacancy is part time (7.5 hours per week) and we are flexible on the working days of the role. This is a permanent role.

At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap!

You should have some experience of working on research projects or an interest to learn more about this.

You should have worked as part of a team or group before and have good admin and IT skills.

You should be confident talking to groups of people (with support)

We are a friendly team and you will have many opportunities to learn more skills.

You will be based from London but will be working from home until the offices open. You will be properly supported to work from home

Please apply with a CV and a cover letter. In the cover letter please tell us why you are interested in working for Mencap in this role. Please write 300 words at most.

*this role is for a person with a learning disability only. Please do not apply if you do not have a learning disability.

The role will close on Friday 22nd Jan 2021 and interviews will take place on 29th January and 2nd February. The interviews will be held on Microsoft Teams. Support will be provided to access Microsoft Teams.

If you require any further information about the role please contact Lianne in the recruitment team on (phone number removed).

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader and welcome applicants with disabilities to apply for all roles with us. To find out more about the scheme please visit the direct gov website.

JOB ID 20769