Summary:

Autism Spectrum Connections Cymru are seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic candidates who wish to work in a job that adds real value to people’s lives.

About Us:

Autism Spectrum Connections Cymru (ASCC) is an innovative service providing charity for people with autism in Wales. ASCC is part of the UK wide Autism Initiatives Group which was established in 1972.

We understand that each person’s autism will impact upon them in unique ways and work in partnership with them and those close to them, to develop and achieve their own goals utilising a strength based model of support, shaped around each individual.

Find out more about us at WWW.ASC-CYMRU.ORG and www.autisminitiatives.org

Job Role:

You will have a can do approach and be committed to support people in a positive, creative way that enables people to live a full and exciting life.  Flexible working patterns will be required of Support Workers to meet the needs of the people we support, shifts will include evenings, weekends and sleep in duties. Autism Initiatives need Support Workers who are passionate about making a positive difference in people’s lives; if you feel that you share these values, we want to hear from you!

A genuine passion for providing person centred support is key to being successful in the role of a Support Worker. You will work within an exciting new service providing person centred support for a complex and challenging young adult, working in partnership with them to develop specialist support to increase participation in meaningful activities and increasing daily living skills.  In return, ASCC will provide you with a full induction and ongoing learning, including Autism specific approaches.  We can also offer a truly rewarding role, with the opportunity to develop your skills, knowledge and your career.

Job Description and Person Specification available for download here: ASCC Community SW JD PS

Additional Information:

Job reference: WAL58

Given the nature of the role, these positions are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure for the successful applicants, the cost of which will be met by ASCC.

To Apply:

To apply please complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form below and return to Human Resources Department, Autism Initiatives, Petersfield, Bridle Road, Bootle, Liverpool, L30 4XR or recruitment@autisminitiatives.org Alternatively phone 0151 932 2242 to request an application pack.

Application Form – ASCC

Equal Opportunity & Monitoring Form

If you are interested in making a difference and think you may have what it takes and require further information please telephone 0151 932 2242 or email recruitment@autisminitiatives.org

The closing date for completed applications is Friday 20 July 2018.

We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.