Thaxted Disabled Centre | New Centre Manager Wanted! |
New Centre Manager Wanted!

Our current Centre Manager, Audrey Carmichael, will be retiring on 31 December 2018 and we are looking for a community-driven individual to fill her sizeable shoes!

This is a rare opportunity to manage a voluntary organisation which provides a service unique in Uttlesford, delivering care and support to physically disabled local people in a secure and enjoyable environment.


  • Supported by a pool of volunteers (currently 10 ) to organise and supervise twice weekly handicraft activity sessions at the Centre, and to organise outings and social events for the members .
  • Organise the letting of the Centre to other voluntary groups (a vital source of income)
  • To try to ensure the facilities of the Centre are fully utilised by recruiting new members and volunteers.
  • With the help of the experienced assistant run the day to day administration of the Centre.

Support provided

  • Administration - experienced assistant
  • Treasurer - maintains monthly financial reporting system

Monday and Thursday each week - 9.00 to 2.30. There will be the occasional out of these hours telephone calls.

Thaxted Disabled Centre, Dunmow Road, Thaxted, CM6 2LW
Registered Charity No 289010.

Please note: this is an unpaid voluntary position. A handover period is desirable to work alongside Audrey to ensure a seamless transfer. Please contact the Centre on 01371 830752 for more information and to apply.