• Job Vacancies

    We value our staff.  If you are looking for an employment opportunity that is rewarding, stimulating and brings great job satisfaction take a look at our vacancies below.  If there are no current vacancies or no opportunities that seem right for you please keeping checking back with us.
  • Business Administration Apprentice

    We are looking for a Business Administration Apprentice to work mainly from our Head Office on Hornbeam Park, Harrogate.  The role will include reception work, photocopying, preparing documents and updating data bases and learning about our organisation.  The successful applicant will undertake an apprenticeship in Business Administration and will develop skills, knowledge and experience in all aspects of administration.

    We welcome applications from everyone and would encourage applications from young disabled people.  Appointment will be made on merit.

    To read the job description click here apprentice-job-description and for the person specification click here apprentice-person-spec.

    For more information, an informal chat or for the job description and person specification in plain English contact Karen on karen.minteh@da-y.org.uk  or 01423 855412

  • Personal Assistants / Support Assistant

    This is an exciting opportunity to work with us providing personal care and support to disabled young people and adults in the community and/or within our care home.  The job, which is based in the Harrogate area, will involve working with service users to enable them to live life the way they want to.  Experience is not necessary as full training will be given, including the opportunity to work towards a Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care.

    We can offer a flexible working package, both in terms of hours worked and in location.  Full time / part time and zero hour contracts are available.  Whilst we are looking for people who would be willing to work in both the care home and the community we also welcome applications from those who would prefer to work exclusively in one department.

    The rate of pay is £7.66 for a basic level support assistant, rising to £8.16 for a level 2 qualified support assistant.  For work in the community travel time and mileage is paid.

    To see the job descriptions and person specifications click here Personal Assistant Job Description /  Personal Assistant Person Specification  / JD  / PS

    For an application form click here Application for employment – DBS check required

    Please return completed applications to Karen Minteh at karen.minteh@da-y.org.uk  or by post to Karen Minteh. Disability Action Yorkshire, Unit i4A, Hornbeam Park Oval, Harrogate, HG2 8RB.

    To find out more about the role give Karen a ring on 01423 855412



  • Volunteers – Various roles

    Do you want to get some job related experience?

    Disability Action Yorkshire may be able to help you.

    We are a North Yorkshire based Charity with offices in Harrogate and Thirsk.

    We are seeking to recruit volunteers in the following areas:

    Training (supporting learners); One to one support e.g. college homework; Community Fundraising; Special events; Marketing/ PR; Activities e.g. gardening, leisure; General office work; Website/ IT; Retail/ Furniture showroom

    Please call for an application form or informal discussion on 01423 855410 or 855429 (Training and retail)