Aspire is a national charity that provides practical help to people who have been paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury.  

Through its projects and programmes, Aspire offers support to the 40,000 people living with a spinal cord injury in the UK. To deliver this we employ around 130 remarkable people. We are proud to be 18th in the Sunday Times list of Top 100 Not-for-Profit Organisations to work for.

Aspire is a Disability Confident Employer and we actively look to recruit disabled people.  If you require support to complete your application or have any queries please contact Tasha Webster, Director of Operations via email [email protected] or by telephone 020 8420 6716.


Welfare Benefits Advisor - Part time 14 hours per week

We have a vacancy within our Welfare Benefits Service for an experienced and motivated Welfare Benefits Advisor. This is a busy role for an Advisor looking to specialise their skills and knowledge working with disabled people.

The ideal person will have -

At least 2 years experience of delivering welfare benefits advice and managing a caseload

Detailed and up to date knowledge of welfare benefits and the Welfare Reforms

An understanding of the issues faced by our clients

If you have the necessary skills, commitment and resilience this is a great opportunity to progress your career amongst a highly experienced and supportive team.

Job Description

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Assistive Technology Volunteers

The Aspire Assistive Technology programme provides access to computers and tablets for people with a spinal cord injury whilst they are in rehabilitation in a Spinal Injury Centre. Our Assistive Technology volunteers work with patients in the centres providing training and support as they learn how to access and use a computer following their injury. 

The training is delivered at the Spinal Injury Centres. These are located at Stanmore, Stoke Mandeville, Salisbury, Wakefield, Sheffield, Southport, Cardiff and Belfast. Volunteers will need to be able to travel to the centre and commit to at least 4 hours on one day per week (office hours only).

Vacancies currently exist at the following centres: Stoke Mandeville, Oswestry and Sheffield.  Training will be provided and travel expenses reimbursed.

For more information please contact Joslyn Kofi-Opata: call 020 8420 6720 or email [email protected].


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