Mencap Overview

  • www.mencap.org.uk
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1946
  • Non-profit Organisation
  • Social Services
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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The Royal Mencap Society is dedicated to helping adults and children with learning disabilities. The organisation offers information and support services in areas such as housing, education, employment, and leisure activities in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. (Housing ...
Mission: Our vision is a world where people with a learning disability are valued equally, listened to and included. We want everyone to have the opportunity to achieve the things they want out of life.

We help with Advocacy, Housing, Learning, Education, Leisure, Support & Work.

Mencap Reviews

3.5
53%
Recommend to a Friend
63%
Approve of CEO
 Edel Harris
Edel Harris
26 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"its great"

Sep 20, 2021 - Programmer Coordinator in London, England, England

Pros

lots of scope for progression

Cons

pressure of ofsted can make it a stressful environment
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Diversity & Inclusion at Mencap

3.8
(52 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Mencap?

...Lack of ability to deal with systemic bullying thier own staff still state 26% do not feel supported and are in fear of retribution should they raise concerns....Read More

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Mencap Interviews

Experience
Positive71%
Negative16%
Neutral13%
Getting an Interview
Applied online92%
In Person6%
Employee Referral3%
Difficulty
2.8
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  1. Community Support Worker Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Mencap (United Kingdom)

    Interview

    Invited to the service where I would work, interviewed by manager and one of the clients I would support. The clients asked more personal questions to see if I am the right fit for them (e.g. my interests, if I like to cook, etc.)
    Interview

    How would you promote independence?

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Company Updates

May 16, 2017
Did you know that 70% of people with a learning disability said that they want to vote in the future, but 64% have felt unable to at the previous election? http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQF0p
Shared image - Accessible guides launched to prevent General Election being inaccessible to 1 million adults with a learning disability
Accessible guides launched to prevent General Election being inaccessible to 1 million adults with a learning disability
www.mencap.org.uk
November 30, 2016
It’s 70 years since Judy Fryd, whose daughter Felicity, had a learning disability started the movement that became Mencap. Our brand new online community, FamilyHub is now live, check it our here: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQabe
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Mencap Awards & Accolades

  • Centre of ExcellenceSkills for Care2016
  • Investors in People Bronze AwardInvestors in People2016

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Mencap FAQ

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Does Mencap pay for a gym membership?

...minimum wage salary no other real affordable benefits ( a discount from 80 GBP to 70 GBP for a gym membership ain't helping that much, it's still too much to pay for someone on MW salary), extra hours not paid...

March 1, 2021

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