Jobs & Careers

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A career helping others!

Current Openings

Our current vacancies are listed below, please click on a link to find out more about a specific role.

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Why the Wilberforce Trust?

If you would like to make a difference in your work then Wilberforce Trust may be the perfect place! We offer rewarding and challenging roles where you can make a real difference to the lives of individuals with visual impairments and other complex disabilities.

The Wilberforce Trust is your local charity supporting people with sight and hearing impairments, including those with other disabilities. We have a wide range of services across York, North Yorkshire and the surrounding areas, including supported housing, care & support, rehabilitation services, technology and equipment assistance and activity, and educational groups. These services and activities create opportunities that enable individuals to live fulfilled lives as independently in their community as possible.

Case Studies

Click to access profile of support worker Sam - image shows Sam with two tenants Click to access profile of support worker Sarah - image shows Sarah with a tenant Click to access profile of support worker Shaun - image shows Shaun with a tenant


  • Health Care package
  • Pension Scheme
  • Full training programme, including The Care Certificate (Support Workers)
  • Opportunities for progression
  • £250 Refer a friend scheme


“You will not find a more rewarding role. You will feel proud about the work you do and the amazing people you support” – Melissa, Support Worker


By 2035 one in five of us will have a hearing loss.

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The Wilberforce Trust is dedicated to helping those with visual impairment, sight loss, hearing loss and other disabilites across York, North Yorkshire and the surrounding areas.