Improving Life After Brain Injury

Learning Coordinator

Learning Coordinator

15 hours per week (£7,511 pa (full time equivalent salary is £18,528 pa)

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced individual to join our team in planning and delivering group based activity sessions for adult survivors of acquired brain injury and stroke. You will lead a small team of support staff and volunteers to deliver sessions that address the learning objectives and needs of the group members. Often these relate to cognition, communication, executive and social skills as well as general life skills to aid independence.

 The main duties the role are:

  • To lead planning and implementation of appropriate learning programmes for both groups and individuals with acquired brain injury (ABI) assessing the ability and needs of each individual, adapting learning programmes to suit flexible learning.
  • To deliver effective structured rehabilitation activity sessions that contribute to client’s progress towards their individual goals, assisting in goal setting, observations and reviews.
  • To motivate clients to take part in their rehabilitation sessions to improve clients’ confidence and self-esteem, encouraging clients to learn compensatory strategies for overcoming any difficulties related to their acquired brain injury.

You will have experience of leading learning and a good understanding of supporting with people with disabilities. You will show a real commitment to the aims and objectives of Headway Black Country in supporting those affected by acquired brain injury and stroke. We particularly welcome applications from individuals with learning or health and social care backgrounds.

 All applicants must complete the application form provided below. We cannot accept CVs.

The post will be subject to satisfactory references, health check and an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications is Monday 2nd July at noon.

Applications can be emailed to admin@headwayblackcountry.co.uk or posted to Headway Black Country, Martin Hill Street, Dudley DY2 8RT

You can download copies of the job description, person specification, summary terms and conditions and the application form below: 

Job Description Learning Coordinator

Person Specification Learning Coordinator

Application Form (Word)

Application Form (.pdf)

Summary of Main Terms and Conditions

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Headway Black Country:
Registered charity No: 1089171

A Company Limited by Guarantee Registered in England & Wales:
No: 4001321

Affiliated to Headway – the brain injury association, a registered charity.