Jobs and volunteering

Join our team

 

We are committed to making Your Voice Counts a great place to work and offer a supportive and fulfilling environment for our staff team. We’re proud of the benefits we offer all our staff including:

  • 28 days annual leave per year plus bank holidays

  • Training and development opportunities

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Reasonable adjustments and support with Access to Work.

We are an inclusive employer and encourage applications from all community groups.  Experts by Experience are at the heart of all our work and we particularly welcome applications from people with lived experience of learning disabilities, autism and mental ill health. We are also committed to making our workplace more diverse and would also especially welcome applications from people from minority ethnic communities. 
 

Current job vacancies

 

NHS Quality Checker

  • Part-time - 5 hours per week or fewer

  • Temporary contract until March 2026

  • £8.91 per hour

  • Deadline - 12 noon on Tuesday 30th November

We are looking for someone with a learning disability or an autistic person to work as part of a team in South Tyneside to help carry out quality checks of GP surgeries. This will include talking to GP surgeries, patients and unpaid carers and ask them questions face to face or by video call and suggesting changes to make GP surgeries better for people with learning disabilities and autism.

To find out more about the job, please see the Position Description (.pdf) or call Amy Broughton on 0191 478 6472

To apply for the job, please fill out an application form (.word doc) and send to jobs@yvc.org.uk by 12 noon on Tuesday 30th November.

Volunteer with us

 

Our team of volunteers helps us to reach more people who need our support.  In return, our volunteers benefit from valuable and rewarding work experience, training and development opportunities and mentoring and support from our staff team.  Visit Volunteering at Your Voice Counts to meet some of our current volunteers.

 

Current volunteer opportunities   

 

Contact us or complete an application form to find out more:

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