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.

Find your rewarding career with us

This is as rewarding as it gets: all the respect, trust and support you need to make the biggest possible difference to the people in our services.

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We’re genuinely valued. I’ve been supported to develop and progress, and there’s always something new – I keep saying “I didn’t see that coming!” I love the cause, I love the people, I love the job.

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:

  • 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.


I support people with autism, and it’s so rewarding to see them around the community. We learn from each other. Sometimes the smallest things make us very happy.

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