We are excited to have secured investment which will enable us develop the care we provide to people in our area who have learning disabilities and/or autism, and their families.

This means we are now recruiting to a wide range of roles- read on for more details!

  • The Trust has a current specific requirement for a Band 6 Speech and Language Therapist (ASD). Details of the role and how to apply can be found here.

We are working collaboratively with the different organisations who support this service user group. This enables us to be committed to providing a more holistic and seamless experience of care.

We are actively recruiting to a number of new and hugely rewarding roles. These roles will provide opportunities to work beyond traditional organisational boundaries.

If you have a passion for working with people with learning disabilities and/or autism, apply for our roles today.

Our current opportunities for working with Learning Disability services in Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust can be found here

Routes into nursing roles supporting people with Learning Disabilities

The role of the learning disability nurse is an exciting role. For example, it involves working with people with conditions such as Autism, Downs Syndrome, Fragile X and so much more. 

De Montfort University offer a Nursing with Registration (Learning Disability) BSc (Hons) course. You can find out more information here.

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust are currently working on a training route to become a registered Learning Disability Nurse. We will publish more information here when it is available.

You can understand more about our nursing career pathway here and where to start.