Vacancies

Leading Lives is an award winning social care company providing support across Suffolk to adults with learning disabilities. We enable vulnerable people to live full, active lives in their own communities by supporting them to lead the life they choose. 

All of our regulated services are rated as Good by the Care Quality Commission. This means you can be confident that you are joining an employer that provides excellent staff training. We are a not-for profit social enterprise, which means any profits we make are reinvested back into the business and the local community. 

We are also employee-owned which means you will have a say in the running or our business and all staff have the opportunity to be on the Board of Directors.

There are many other benefits of working for Leading Lives including pensions scheme, career pathways and a generous sleep in rate.

Our current vacancies are listed below. Apply for one of our listed jobs by clicking on the vacancy of your choice, you will be able to view the advertisement and job description.

Please also complete the Equality & Diversity Information form online.

For general employment queries, please e-mail us on recruitment@leadinglives.org.uk or telephone us on 01473 406776.


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  • Team Manager (Domiciliary Care, Lowestoft)

    Lowestoft | Permanent | 37 hours per week | £11.17 per hour starting rate
    Closing date: 28 June 2019 | Interview date: 08 July 2019

  • Support Worker - Independence Plus Service

    Ipswich, Suffolk | Permanent | Part-time | 15-37 hours per week | £8.21, rising after successful probation
    Closing date: 12 July 2019 |

  • Support Worker - Independence Plus Service

    Sudbury, Suffolk | Permanent | Part-time | 15-37 hours per week | £8.21, rising after successful probation
    Closing date: 12 July 2019 |

  • Support Worker - Short Breaks, Lowestoft

    Lowestoft | Permanent, 23.3 hours per week | £8.77 per hour
    Closing date: 19 June 2019 |

  • Support Worker - Fabba Theatre Group

    Lowestoft | Permanent | Part Time | 16 hours per week | £8.21 per hour, increasing after probation
    Closing date: 24 June 2019 |

  • Support Worker (Bury St Edmunds)

    Bury St Edmunds | Permanent | 15-37 hours per week | £8.21, increasing to £8.30 after a successful probationary period
    Closing date: 05 July 2019 |

  • Support Worker

    Bury St Edmunds & Newmarket | £8.21 starting rate, rising following successful probation
    Closing date: 28 June 2019 |

  • Waking Night Support Worker (Bury St Edmunds)

    Bury St Edmunds | Permanent, 20 hours per week | £8.77 per hour
    Closing date: 21 June 2019 |

  • Support Workers (North East)

    Lowestoft/ Great Yarmouth/ Saxmundham/ Beccles /Bungay /Halesworth/Leiston | Various hours per week including occasional nights/weekends | Starting hourly rate is £8.21
    Closing date: 21 June 2019 |