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    Job title : Autism Accreditation Adviser, Manchester area
    Employer : National Autistic Society
    Region : North West England
    Salary : £33,003 per annum
    Closing Date : 27 April 2015
    Job Ref. : NAS-AAADVMCH
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : Support
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    Location: Home-Based
    Hours: 35 per week
    Contract: Permanent

    Who we and our customers are
    We are the leading UK charity for around 700,000 people with autism and their families. We provide information, support and pioneering services, and campaign for a better world for people with autism. We are proud of the difference we make.

    Who we are looking for

  • An organised individual with knowledge and expertise in working with people with autism.
  • You will respond to enquiries from prospective clients, leading to new registrations, playing an active role in the Autism Accreditation team, contributing to the development of the service.
  • Your time will be spent with the services on your caseload establishing a good working relationship and evaluating the service they provide for Autism Accreditation (with possible overnight stays).
  • You will have a full driving license.

    Where will you be working
    Onsite with services on your caseload, Manchester

    Hours of work
    35 hours a week

    What we can offer you
    We offer excellent training opportunities including autism specific interventions and NAS conference opportunities, reflective supervision, mentoring and coaching, a pension scheme and 25 days annual leave (rising to 27 days after five years and 30 days in ‘anniversary years’). We also offer an online staff discount scheme for a range of benefits, access to a 24 hour Employee Assistance counselling and information service and childcare voucher scheme. Leave is pro-rata for part time positions.

    How to apply

  • When providing a supporting statement, please refer to the job description and person specification and include any information that shows your suitability for the role.

  • For more information about this job please contact Christine Flintoft-Smith, Senior Advisor – North christine.flintoft-smith@nas.org.uk or 07766 315 661.

    Interviews: 08 May 2015

    Applications for this job are sought from anyone who is suitably qualified and experienced for the role but particularly welcome from those with a diagnosis of autism or Asperger syndrome.

    The NAS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and adults who use our services and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to complete the relevant safeguarding checks.

    We are an equal opportunities employer.

    Apply button will link to: https://nas.recruitment.northgatearinso.com/n2rl/
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    Job title : Team Leader, Faversham
    Employer : Kent Autistic Trust
    Region : South East England
    Salary : £17,865 to £19,152 p.a.
    Closing Date : 30 April 2015
    Job Ref. : 
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : Managerial
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    The Kent Autistic Trust is a very well respected specialist provider of services for adults with autism. It is an innovative charity providing day and living support services, day activity services and family support. The Trust encourages maximum independence, choice and use of community resources, within a supportive environment. The Trust supports 80 people across 15 sites across Kent.

    We are currently recruiting for a Team Leader for our Residential centre in Faversham.

    Hours: 37.5

    Shift: 7.30am to 10am and 3.45pm to 10pm (weekdays)

    7.30am to 10pm (weekends)

    Week 1: Monday, Friday & Saturday
    Week 2: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday

    You will also be required to do up to 8 Sleep In’s per month. Paid at an additional rate of £31.50 per night.


    The role will be at our residential centre in Faversham supporting adults with Autism. You will provide support within the team ensuring that the people we support achieve a full, meaningful and active life by following a person centred plan within the community.


    Experience Required/Desirable:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (Adults)
  • That you hold a clean driving licence (for at least two years) as you may be required to drive
  • Experience and or knowledge of epilepsy
  • Experience of working within the field of services for adults with special needs
  • A willingness to participate in a continuous development of the service and an ambition to ensure that people are supported to achieve their aspirations within the community.

    Successful candidates will also enjoy the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive induction training
  • 25 days of annual leave in addition to paid public holidays
  • Free Confidential Counselling Support Line
  • Fair Care Advantage Discount scheme


    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from a wide section of the community. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

    Interviews to be held: TBC

    An application form and job description/person specification can be downloaded from the link or alternatively email humanresources@kentautistic.com.

    If you have not heard from us within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.
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    Job title : Residential Home Manager
    Employer : Kent Autistic Trust
    Region : South East England
    Salary : £26,004 to £29,700 p.a.
    Closing Date : 30 April 2015
    Job Ref. : 
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : Manager
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    The Kent Autistic Trust is a very well respected specialist provider of services for adults with autism. It is an innovative charity providing day and living support services, day activity services and family support. The Trust encourages maximum independence, choice and use of community resources, within a supportive environment. The Trust supports 80 people across 15 sites across Kent.

    We are looking for a dedicated, reliable and enthusiastic individual to manage our 6 bedded Residential Home in Ashford.

    Hours: Working a flexible 37.5 hours per week including 24 hour on-call service for the home.

    Experience Required/Desirable:

  • NVQ Level 5 in Health and Social Care (Adults) or equivalent. Or a willingness to work towards this within an agreed time period.
  • Experience/understanding of the needs and requirements of a Residential Home
  • Working knowledge of CQC
  • That you hold a clean driving licence (for at least two years) as you may be required to drive
  • Experience and or knowledge of epilepsy
  • Experience of working within the field of services for adults with autism and special needs
  • A willingness to participate in a continuous development of the service and an ambition to ensure that people are supported to achieve their aspirations within the community.
  • Self-motivated with a passion for doing what’s right.

    Successful candidates will also enjoy the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive induction training
  • 25 days of annual leave in addition to paid public holidays
  • Free Confidential Counselling Support Line

    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from a wide section of the community. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

    Interviews to be held: TBC

    An application form and job description/person specification can be downloaded from the linke or alternatively email humanresources@kentautistic.com.

    If you have not heard from us within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.
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    Job title : Day Centre Manager, Canterbury
    Employer : Kent Autistic Trust
    Region : South East England
    Salary : £24,756 p.a.
    Closing Date : 4 May 2015
    Job Ref. : 
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : Manager
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    The Kent Autistic Trust is a very well respected specialist provider of services for adults with autism. It is an innovative charity providing day and living support services, day activity services and family support. The Trust encourages maximum independence, choice and use of community resources, within a supportive environment. The Trust supports 80 people across 15 sites across Kent.

    We are currently recruiting for a Day Centre Manager in Canterbury.

    Hours: 37.5 a week Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm


    Experience Required/Desirable:

  • NVQ Level 5 in Leadership & Management for Care Services or equivalent.
  • That you hold a clean driving licence (for at least two years) as you may be required to drive
  • Experience and or knowledge of epilepsy and autism
  • Experience of working within the field of services for adults with special needs
  • A willingness to participate in a continuous development of the service and an ambition to ensure that people are supported to achieve their aspirations within the community.

    Successful candidates will also enjoy the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive induction training
  • 25 days of annual leave in addition to paid public holidays
  • Free Confidential Counselling Support Line
  • Fair Care Advantage Discount scheme


    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from a wide section of the community. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

    Interviews to be held: WC 11th May 2015

    An application form and job description/person specification can be downloaded from the link or alternatively email humanresources@kentautistic.com.

    If you have not heard from us within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.
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    Job title : Team Leaders, Canterbury
    Employer : Kent Autistic Trust
    Region : South East England
    Salary : £17,856 to £19,152 p.a.
    Closing Date : 4 May 2015
    Job Ref. : 
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : Managerial
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    The Kent Autistic Trust is a very well respected specialist provider of services for adults with autism. It is an innovative charity providing day and living support services, day activity services and family support. The Trust encourages maximum independence, choice and use of community resources, within a supportive environment. The Trust supports 80 people across 15 sites across Kent.

    We are currently recruiting for two Full Time Team Leaders for our Respite service in Canterbury.

    Hours: Average of 37.5 hours per week

    Examples of Shift Patterns that may be required:
    Shift patterns are dependent on the needs of the respite care being provided and will be on a rota basis.

    7.30am to 10am and 4pm to 10pm (Split Shift)

    7.30am to 4pm (early shift including weekends)

    4pm to 10.30pm (late shift including weekends)

    7.30am to 10pm (weekends)

    10pm to 7.30am (Sleep In’s are paid at an additional rate of £31.50 per night)

    You will be working within our rapidly expanding respite care and day service centre in Canterbury. The role requires flexibility to help support the needs of the person on respite. You will be supporting people with autism during their respite stay. You will be working as part of a team ensuring that the people we support achieve a full, meaningful and active life by following a person centred plan.

    Experience Required/Desirable:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (Adults)
  • That you hold a clean driving licence (for at least two years) as you may be required to drive
  • Experience and or knowledge of epilepsy
  • Experience of working within the field of services for adults with special needs
  • A willingness to participate in a continuous development of the service and an ambition to ensure that people are supported to achieve their aspirations within the community.

    Successful candidates will also enjoy the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive induction training
  • 25 days of annual leave in addition to paid public holidays
  • Free Confidential Counselling Support Line
  • Fair Care Advantage Discount scheme

    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from a wide section of the community. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

    Interviews to be held: TBC

    An application form and job description/person specification can be downloaded via the link or alternatively email humanresources@kentautistic.com.

    If you have not heard from us within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.
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    Job title : Senior Support Worker
    Employer : Kent Autistic Trust
    Region : South East England
    Salary : £15,408 to £17,256 p.a.
    Closing Date : 5 May 2015
    Job Ref. : 
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : Support
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    The Kent Autistic Trust is a very well respected specialist provider of services for adults with autism. It is an innovative charity providing day and living support services, day activity services and family support. The Trust encourages maximum independence, choice and use of community resources, within a supportive environment. The Trust supports 80 people across 15 sites across Kent.

    We are currently recruiting for a Senior Support Worker at our 6 bedded residential establishment in Ashford.

    Hours: 37.5

    Shift:

    7.30am to 10am and 4pm to 10pm (weekdays)

    7.30am to 10pm (weekends)

    Week 1: Monday, Friday & Saturday
    Week 2: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday

    The role will be at our Residential centre in Ashford supporting adults with Autism. You will provide support within the team ensuring that the people we support achieve a full, meaningful and active life by following a person centred plan within the community.

    You may also be required to do up to 8 Sleep In’s per month. Paid at an additional rate of £31.50 per night.

    Experience Required/Desirable:

  • NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care (Adults)
  • That you hold a clean driving licence (for at least two years) as you may be required to drive
  • Experience and or knowledge of epilepsy
  • Experience of working within the field of services for adults with special needs
  • A willingness to participate in a continuous development of the service and an ambition to ensure that people are supported to achieve their aspirations within the community.

    Successful candidates will also enjoy the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive induction training
  • 25 days of annual leave in addition to paid public holidays
  • Free Confidential Counselling Support Line
  • Fair Care Advantage Discount scheme


    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from a wide section of the community. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

    Interviews to be held: TBC

    An application form and job description/person specification can be downloaded from the link or alternatively email humanresources@kentautistic.com.

    If you have not heard from us within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.
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    Job title : Team Leader
    Employer : Kent Autistic Trust
    Region : South East England
    Salary : £17,202 to £18,696 p.a
    Closing Date : 5 May 2015
    Job Ref. : 
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : Managerial
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    The Kent Autistic Trust is a very well respected specialist provider of services for adults with autism. It is an innovative charity providing day and living support services, day activity services and family support. The Trust encourages maximum independence, choice and use of community resources, within a supportive environment. The Trust supports 80 people across 15 sites across Kent.

    We are looking for a Team Leader for a fixed Term covering Maternity Leave for our Supported Living establishment with 6 individual flats in Strood.

    Hours: 37.5

    Shift:
    Week 1
    Monday : -
    Tuesday : 7.30am – 4pm
    Wednesday : 4pm - 10.30pm
    Thursday : 7.30am – 4pm
    Friday : 7.30am – 4pm
    Saturday / Sunday : off

    Week 2
    Monday : 4pm - 10.30pm
    Tuesday : 4pm - 10.30pm
    Wednesday : 7.30am – 4pm
    Thursday / Friday : Off
    Saturday : 4pm - 10.30pm
    Sunday : 7.30am – 4pm

    Week 3
    Monday : 7.30am – 4pm
    Tuesday / Wednesday : off
    Thursday : 4pm - 10.30pm
    Friday : 4pm - 10.30pm
    Saturday : 7.30am – 4pm
    Sunday : 4pm - 10.30pm

    Two of the late shifts within this rota, you will be required to start at 1pm to 10.30pm which is subject to change.

    Experience Required/Desirable:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care (Adults)
  • That you hold a clean driving licence (for at least two years) as you may be required to drive
  • Experience and or knowledge of epilepsy
  • Experience of working within the field of services for adults with special needs
  • A willingness to participate in a continuous development of the service and an ambition to ensure that people are supported to achieve their aspirations within the community.

    Successful candidates will also enjoy the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive induction training
  • 25 days of annual leave in addition to paid public holidays
  • Free Confidential Counselling Support Line
  • Fair Care Advantage Discount scheme

    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from a wide section of the community. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

    Interviews to be held: TBC

    An application form and job description/person specification can be downloaded from the link or alternatively email humanresources@kentautistic.com.

    If you have not heard from us within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.
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    Job title : Supported Living Manager, Strood
    Employer : Kent Autistic Trust
    Region : South East England
    Salary : £26,004 to £32,004 p.a.
    Closing Date : 10 May 2015
    Job Ref. : 
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : Manager
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    The Kent Autistic Trust is a very well respected specialist provider of services for adults with autism. It is an innovative charity providing day and living support services, day activity services and family support. The Trust encourages maximum independence, choice and use of community resources, within a supportive environment. The Trust supports 80 people across 15 sites across Kent.

    We are looking for a dedicated, reliable and enthusiastic individual to manage our Supported Living establishment with 6 individual flats and one flat in the community in Strood.

    Hours: Working a flexible 37.5 hours per week including 24 hour on-call service for the establishment.

    Experience Required/Desirable:

  • NVQ Level 5 in Health and Social Care (Adults) or equivalent. Or a willingness to work towards this within an agreed time period.
  • Experience/understanding of the needs and requirements of a Supported Living establishment
  • Working knowledge of CQC
  • That you hold a clean driving licence (for at least two years) as you may be required to drive
  • Experience and or knowledge of epilepsy and Diabetes
  • Experience of working within the field of services for adults with autism, additional needs and learning disabilities
  • A willingness to participate in a continuous development of the service and an ambition to ensure that people are supported to achieve their aspirations within the community.
  • Self-motivated with a passion for doing what’s right.

    Successful candidates will also enjoy the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive induction training
  • 25 days of annual leave in addition to paid public holidays
  • Free Confidential Counselling Support Line


    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from a wide section of the community. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure & Barring Service.

    Interviews to be held: TBC

    An application form and job description/person specification can be downloaded from the link or alternatively email humanresources@kentautistic.com.

    If you have not heard from us within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately, on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful.
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    Job title : VACANCIES
    Employer : Kent Autistic Trust
    Region : South East England
    Salary : job specific
    Closing Date : 31 May 2015
    Job Ref. : 
    Full/Part : Full
    Job Function : various
    Appn. form : click here
    JOB DESCRIPTION
    KENT AUTISTIC TRUST
    PROVIDING SERVICES FOR PEOPLE WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM CONDITION SINCE 1989

    The Kent Autistic Community Trust was started in 1985 by a group of parents of Children with Autism and in 1989 we changed our name to The Kent Autistic Trust.

    We opened our first small, six bedded living service and our first community based vocational centre in Medway in September 1989.

    Now, in 2015, we provide services for over 80 people with Autism in a variety of settings including; registered homes, specialist supported living, community based vocational centres and a respite service.

    Our Family support officers offer telephone support and information to parents and carers of children and adults with autism. They also provide:

  • Face to face discussion of problems and possible ways to solve them
  • Help parents to work with Education, Social Services and Health Services
  • Help support with DLA,ESA and PIP applications

    WOULD YOU LIKE TO WORK WITH US?
    Maybe you haven’t done this work before and you are looking for a change of career or a new challenge, you want to get back to work after time away or you can only work at certain times because of other commitments? Or you are already an experienced professional and feel you want to try some-thing new, or to further your career?

    We can offer flexible working and permanent hours. Full training and supervision is provided and we offer every opportunity for development.

    Call us to talk to someone who works for us about your aspirations and they can tell you about the Trust and the work that we do.

    HEAD OFFICE 14 HIGH STREET, BROMPTON, GILLINGHAM, KENT ME7 5AE TELEPHONE 01634 405168 FAX 01634 811282 EMAIL office@kentautistic.com
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