Opportunities for 3 paid Internships at the CBF

The CBF is looking to recruit 3 paid interns. This is an exciting opportunity, ideal for recent graduates wishing to gain experience within a small national charity with a reputation for excellence.

Now in its 6th year, our internship programme is well established and structured to provide you with valuable experience. This is an excellent stepping stone into a career within the learning disability field and/or the voluntary sector and gives insight into the experience of family carers.

Family Support Intern + Family Support & Policy Intern

The postholders will gain valuable experience in supporting family carers, researching and presenting information, evaluation of projects and working with a range of professionals in the field.

Closing date: 9am Monday 20th June 2016

Interview date: Friday 1st July 2016

Start date: Monday 5th September 2016

Communications Intern

The postholder will help to develop and implement the CBF’s communications work, including newsletters, e-newsletters, website, social media, press releases and more. Playing a key role within a small and committed team the intern role will provide a broad variety of Communications experience with opportunity to contribute to our Communications strategy.

Closing date: 9am Monday 4th July 2016

Interview date: Friday 15th July 2016

Start date: Monday 12th September 2016

All posts will be based at the Challenging Behaviour Foundation (CBF) office in Chatham. There are good transport links and we are within easy walking distance of the bus and train stations.

All Internships are for one year

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: National Minimum Wage

Holidays: 25 days Annual Holiday plus Bank Holidays

For more information about the roles, and about how to apply, please visit the website: www.challengingbehaviour.org.uk/about-us/more-about-us/vacancies.html

Or telephone 01634 838739 or email: info@thecbf.org.uk

All roles require a Basic Disclosure Check