Community Outreach Worker – Autism
35 hours Monday to Friday £21,627 (FTE) – Part time hours would be considered for the right person. Worker will need to work flexibly to meet the needs of the post . This post is a temporary contract until 31st March 2023 (Extension to contract is subject to additional funding). You will be based from home but you will be required to travel across the County of Wiltshire.
Are you looking for a new and exciting role? Do you have an understanding of the unique challenges faced by people on the spectrum and recognise that autism is not always accompanied by a learning disability?
As an Outreach Worker for the Wiltshire Autism Hub you will work with autistic people across Wiltshire. You will be experienced in supporting people in a personalised way, both on a one to one basis as well as in a group setting and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will need to be able to work flexibly, planning and prioritising your workload effectively as no two days are ever the same.
You will have knowledge and experience of in working in partnership with organisations and services across Wiltshire.
The Wiltshire Autism Hub is in its third year and is funded by the National Lottery through the National Lottery Community Fund.
How to apply: Please review the job description and person specification, and send a CV with a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Informal discussion: Contact Louise Rendle CEO (Telephone 01380 871800)
Closing date for applications: 24th June 2022 @ 5pm.
Applicants must have use of their own car, for which mileage expenses will be paid.
The Wiltshire Service Users’ Network are an Equal Opportunities employer. We ensure that our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment and we encourage all applications. We offer a contributory pension scheme and five weeks holiday a year plus public holidays (pro rata). The post is subject to an enhanced level Disclosure & Barring Service criminal records check.