MacIntyre are a national charity providing support to
people with learning disabilities for 50 years
We have a number of great opportunities to join our teams across the country supporting adults with learning disabilities.
Whether it’s hosting a Tea Party or running a marathon there are all sorts of events you could do and raise money for MacIntyre at the same time.
MacIntyre School Wingrave is a vibrant, creative and diverse community where we encourage each other to achieve all we can in a safe and healthy environment.
Contact for further information on any of our services, how you can get involved, work for us or make an enquiry.
18 January, 2017
MacIntyre No Limits provides a bespoke educational package in partnership with local colleges and schools. The service works with young people and their families to deliver a tailored, inclusive and educational solution, enabling young people with learning disabilities to access the services they need. Tomm began his journey with MacIntyre No Limits in 2013 at…
10 January, 2017
We are pleased to announce that we have teamed up with the health and social care patient watchdog, Healthwatch Derbyshire, to launch a pilot programme involving local people with learning disabilities taking part in unannounced visits to four specialist care homes that provide support for people with learning disabilities in Derbyshire. The pilot project will…
9 January, 2017
The MacIntyre Community Memory Café is a fun, welcoming and relaxing environment for people to take part in social activities, make new friends and enjoy fantastic cake and cups of tea and coffee. The Café is open to everyone; people living with dementia, those caring for someone that is, friends, families, and those that are…
23 January, 2017
I am a Support Worker at Anvil Close, where I regularly support Atul to participate in his music sessions. Atul has a weekly music session with Sjaak, a music therapist. Sjaak comes to Atul’s house on a Friday for the session and with prior arrangement, will go to Atul’s Mum’s house for the session where…
16 January, 2017
Hi! My name is Joanna and I have been teaching students at Wingrave school for over 6 years now. Drama was never my forte or area of study so you can imagine my anxiety when suddenly I had to teach the subject. Somehow I have overcome the fear and students and their needs became a…
9 January, 2017
With less than three months with MacIntyre I’m still classed as one of the “newbees” but I was asked to write about some initial thoughts and early experiences, so here goes… Interestingly, to me almost every day feels like a “new beginning” – partly through the continuing learning process I go through by trying different…