Work for WECIL

WECIL is a varied, friendly and interesting place to work. We offer a range of benefits for staff, including:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Pension – employer matched contribution up to 6%
  • 30 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Health assured scheme including helpline, health checks and counselling support
  • Staff discounts with a range of leisure providers and large retailers
  • Continued Professional Development

We are a Silver Investors in People employer, a Mindful Employer and a Two Ticks employer

We encourage applications from under-represented groups, and as an organisation run by and for disabled people, we are particularly keen to employ disabled people. Therefore, all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be invited to interview.  

Please note; we do NOT accept CV applications.

Please see below for current vacancies and applications packs. If you have any questions about these roles you can contact us on 0117 947 9911 or email jobs@wecil.co.uk.

Youth Trustee Board Member

Position: Youth Trustee Board Member

Commitment: Initial commitment would be to attend a Board meeting every 3 months. 

Role Type: Voluntary

Role Description

To advise the Senior Board of Trustees on the needs of young disabled people. The Youth Trustee Board will play a key role in shaping the way we deliver our services, providing a valuable perspective on the needs of young disabled people in Bristol.                                                                             

Key tasks and responsibilities    

  • To advise the Senior Board on how to engage and include young disabled people into the WECIL Community.
  • To advise the WECIL Senior Board on strategy so that services meet the needs of young disabled people.
  • To provide the voice of young disabled people to the WECIL operations team and funders.
  • To support and advise the WECIL bid writing team on bids for services that impact young disabled people.
  • To engage with consultations both internal and external on services that affect young disabled people.
  • To provide information requested by the Senior Board of Trustees.
  • To support with succession planning for the Senior Board of Trustees.
  • To act as an ambassador for the WECIL Community and for the rights of young disabled people.
  • Sitting on WECIL interview panels to support with staff recruitment.
  • To work within and uphold the WECIL Community values and principles

Job Application Form 

Person Specification 

Closing Date for applications: 31 July 2018

If you would like to apply, please complete an application form or contact our Volunteer Team Leader, Hannah Nuttall.    

Contact Email: hannah.nuttall@wecil.co.uk         

Contact Phone: 07973686001                                       

Please note that WECIL does not accept applications by CV.

Application packs are also available in accessible formats. Please contact WECIL Reception to discuss any access needs by emailing jobs@wecil.co.uk or telephone 0117 947 9911 (Minicom 0117 947 9912).

WECIL particularly encourages applications from under-represented groups (e.g. disabled people, people from black and minority ethnic groups, LGBT groups)

WECIL is a Disability Confident Employer

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Calendar

Calendar

15 Aug
  • WECIL Citywide North (Southmead)

    Delivered in partnership with LPW. 

    Southmead Youth Centre, Greystoke Ave, Bristol BS10 6AS, UK, 6:00 pm

  • Action Speak

    A free theatre group for young disabled people…

    The Salvation Army, Hassell Dr, Bristol BS2 0AN, UK, 7:00 pm

17 Aug
  • MS Advice Clinic BrAMS

    The advice clinic runs every 2nd Tuesday and…

    Bristol and Avon Multiple Sclerosis Centre BrAMS Southmead Hospital Southmead Road Westbury-on-Trym BS10 5NB, Bristol, 11:00 am

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