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At the Life Project (Bath) we have a vision for an inclusive world in which people with learning disabilities know they belong.

Our mission is to create and model supportive community for people with learning disabilities, their families, and carers.

Our Objectives

  • To provide purposeful activities which value the holistic needs and well-being of each individual and the community.

  • To create an environment that promotes social development and nurtures healthy relationships.

  • To offer platforms for people to express their uniqueness to the world around them and opportunities for those who want, to develop their faith.

Our Services

  • Day Services providing creative and purposeful activities for adults with learning disabilities in Bath and the surrounding area (currently delivered primarily at our Allotment and Barn facilities)

  • Support for Family Carers including a weekly drop-in and termly retreats for parents.

  • Discipleship and worship opportunities for adults with learning disabilities.

  • A programme of social events for families, friends and volunteers.

Our Ethos

The values of The Life Project (Bath) are at the heart of who we are and what we do – they are guided by a Christian ethos. These values have strong roots in the Christian teaching and practice, whilst also being accessible and meaningful for all – regardless of background. We believe that every person is unique – fearfully and wonderfully made (Psalm 139:4) – and is a valuable gift to the world and our community.


About You

We are looking for a positive, dedicated and experienced individual to join the board of trustees and take over as Chair from April 2023, when the current Chair’s term of office comes to an end.

We are particularly interested in hearing from people with:

  • An interest/ experience in learning disabilities and caring

  • A willingness to be available to staff and trustees

  • A willingness to ask difficult questions and act as a critial friend

  • Experience of operating at a senior strategic leadership level within an organisation

  • A desire to help the charity achieve its strategic goals

Please note it is a requirement of our constitution that the Chair is a Christian and can sign up to our statement of faith.


A full copy of the role description at:  


For more information about the Life Project (Bath) please visit our website.


To arrange an initial conversation and/or obtain an application form please contact our CEO

Chair of Trustees




Bi-Monthly Trustee Meetings, Annual Away Day, Committee Meetings necessary

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Close Date:

Friday, 31 March 2023

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