Jobs & Careers

Join our team today!

A career helping others!


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


If there is nothing currently listed that takes your fancy then consider signing up for ‘News & Updates’ at the bottom of this page to receive the our monthly newsletter which includes current openings.

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.  You can learn all about our Values here.

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 activities.  These services and activities create opportunities that enable individuals to live fulfilled lives as independently in their community as possible.



  • Contracts from as little as 8 hours
  • £250 Refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Day off for your Birthday
  • Company Pension & Wellness Scheme
  • Staff Mental Health Wellness Programme
  • Extensive training
  • Employee of the Quarter reward
  • Gain recognised qualifications
  • Blue Light Scheme
  • Full & Part time hours available


“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.

Connect with us

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