Learning Differently with KDC

Programme Coordinator

21 hours per week

£25,000 p.a (actual £15,000 p.a.)

Based in Knowsley and various community settings

We have a vacancy for a tutor/trainer to deliver our Managing my Money course to small groups of adults with learning disabilities and/or autism.

Managing my Money is an established and popular programme of 2 hour sessions provided in community settings aimed at helping people improve their ability to manage money.

The course covers topics such as: –

  • recognising the value of different coins and notes;
  • how to spend safely;
  • budgeting;
  • saving;
  • and operating bank accounts

You will have experience of working with adults with learning disabilities individually and in group settings, and possess a passion and commitment to helping them develop their potential.

The role calls for strong organisational and planning abilities together with excellent communication skills.

Here are some comments from past learners 

“The course has helped me to feel more independent”

“Good explanations from tutor. I feel more confident when I’m shopping.”

“…thank you for the life skills you have taught me”

“Before I struggled with the balance on my bank account, I now know how to save my money and I know not to go out and spend my last bit of cash on rubbish!”

Are you the person we’re looking for to join our team?  Then please read the job pack and complete the application form, we’re looking forward to hearing from you.
 
The closing date for completed applications is 14 February at 5.00 p.m.
Interview date is set as 17 February.
 
This post is offered on a 12 month fixed term contract initially, subject to securing continued funding