CraftAbility in Thaxted provides free creative activities in a pleasant and caring environment for the benefit and enjoyment of physically disabled people in and around Uttlesford

The role of Assistant Centre Manager & Administrator is one or two days a week on Monday and/or Thursday
(can be very flexible) to manage and oversea activities on site. Ideally with some experience in care and/or with
groups of people. The role is to ensure smooth running, team support and guidance; and to ensure various
admin tasks completed each week.

The role carries responsibility for the day to day operations of the CraftAbility with the oversight and support of
the trustees and a team of volunteers. We usually accommodate between 10 and 20 members per day who attend to learn and develop their skills in cane work; basket making; cane chair repairs; knitting; making soft toys or needle work.
The setting is very relaxed and sociable – with refreshments and lunch available.

We also organise and host outings several times a year. And, we host regular fundraising events like coffee mornings, craft fairs and table top crafts at village events.

We are a strong and able team with wide range of skills to support the centre and help continue its valuable work.

Admin typical responsibilities:
• Communicating with relevant agencies
• Assisting in planning and arranging social events for members, including organising catering
• Drafting, formatting, and printing relevant documents
• Basic income and cost tracking and reporting
• Misc admin as required

For further information on this exciting and dynamic role, please email or call Susan Dennison on 01799 510525