Brightening lives | Building futures

Birtenshaw Head Office

We have a vacancy for a full-time, experienced HR administrative assistant. 

Based at our Head Office in Bromley Cross, Bolton you will be required to provide efficient HR administration and support.

Please download the job description for further details of duties.

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Friends of Birtenshaw is a new group of volunteers with ambitious plans. Their aim is to recruit local volunteers in order to raise funds towards the recently opened Birtenshaw College. 

Phase 1 of the college opened in September 2014 and is already providing further education and independent living skills to local disabled young adults.  The Friends of Birtenshaw group would like to provide enough funds for work to begin on Phase 2 of the building and renovation programme, which will provide additional facilities and specialist equipment for disabled young adults.

Birtenshaw Head Office

We are recruiting Support Workers, Shift Leaders and Night Workers to join our excellent care team.

Birtenshaw’s vision is to brighten lives and build futures offering care and support in a warm, supportive environment where even those who have struggled to reach their potential can now thrive.We offer care and support to children and young adults with a moderate to severe disability and/or complex learning needs or in conjunction with:

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Birtenshaw has joined the Bolton Wanderers 'Club Together' promotion, which allows you to buy discounted tickets and raise money for us at the same time.

It means you can buy match ticket prices for £10 and Birtenshaw gets £4 for every ticket, so the more people that attend, the more money we will raise!

For example: 50 tickets = £200 cashback!Tickets are available now for the following home games (please note the cut off date for ordering tickets):


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You can now help us raise funds at no cost to you.

There are 1,000s of online shops who will pay for a donation to Birtenshaw when you make a purchase from their shop. They are happy to do this as a way of a thank you for shopping with them.




Chair: Board of Trustees- Clare Crowther
Chair: School Governing Body - Kath Smith
Chief Executive - David Reid
Deputy Chief Executive - Michelle Hinselwood
Director of Care & Health Services - Hilary Fenton

Director of Education & Head Teacher - Julie Barnes




Darwen Road

Head office: 01204 304 230
School: 01204 306 043

Who we are

Birtenshaw is a registered charity with the number 1092798 and a company limited by guarantee with the number 2978546
Click here to visit our entry on the charity commission website