"I love the idea that the work I do enhances people's lives. I enjoy supporting others and improving selection, recruitment and retention of staff at the Trust."

Jayne, Quality Assurance Regional Advisor

The Disabilities Trust is a leading national charity providing innovative rehabilitation, care and support for people with profound physical impairments, acquired brain injury, learning disabilities, children and adults with autism.

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We work in partnership with the people we support, their families, friends, local authorities, health authorities and housing associations to deliver leading-edge services that meet the needs of people with complex and challenging disabilities.

West Heath House service user and support worker standing outside impressive building

"Each day brings something new. If you like working with people then this is the job for you. It is hard work but extremely rewarding."

Lisa, Support Worker

Employee benefits

At The Disabilities Trust we believe that highly trained and motivated staff are vital to help us continue to deliver life-changing support for people with disabilities. We offer a competitive benefits package that includes:

autistic male service user with support working on hand to eye coordination

  • Group life assurance
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Stakeholder payment and pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • Specialist training and qualifications
  • Annual leave rising according to length of service and role

Find out more about our staff benefits.

Our stories

Learn what it’s like to work at The Disabilities Trust’s brain injury division, the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) in our new videos...


Dr Ivan Pitman describes what it's like to work for the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT).


Helen Giblin and Mel Norris explain the reasons why they love working for the Trust.


Dr Ivan Pitman describes life as a Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist at BIRT.

"With the Trust I feel valued and supported, and this is a new experience for me!"

Robert, Nurse