Changing someone's life will change yours too

Want to join Kit?

Have you seen who Mencap’s latest recruit is? None other than Game of Thrones star Kit Harington, AKA Jon Snow! Check out how his interview went to become the new face of Mencap.

Do you share Kit's passion to help support people with a learning disability to have equal rights and to live the life they choose? If so, find out about our fantastic job opportunities. 

Working with us

Everyone wants a purposeful job - to do something really meaningful. At Mencap, we can give you that. You’ll have opportunities to develop as a person, colleague, leader and activist.

You’ll make new friends and feel inspired to reach your potential. We’ll ask a lot of you - but you’ll get back so much more. With us, it’s never ‘just a job’.

In return for your hard work and passion we can give you real meaning and purpose in your work. There will be lots of opportunities to develop as a person, supporter, expert, colleague, leader and activist. And we’ll offer you the fun, freedom and challenge to be the best you can. Come and help us change lives.

Find out more about working for Mencap below, or contact our recruitment team on 01733 246 699 or email: for more information. 

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Our values

Find out about the values that make us Mencap

Support worker roles at Mencap

Find out more about what Support Workers do at Mencap, and how we support people with a learning disability

Applying if you have a learning disability

We want more people with a learning disability to work for Mencap - find out how you can apply for jobs.

Benefits and rewards

As well as knowing that what we do is making a positive difference to people’s lives, you can access a wide range of rewards and benefits as one of our employees

Your learning and development

We have a committed and award winning learning and development team to help develop our staff and give them new skills and knowledge to help make a lasting positive contribution to people with a learning disability

Apprenticeship programme

Want to gain the qualifications, skills and experience needed to become a support worker, and earn money? Become an apprentice Support Worker with Mencap!

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