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Autism Practitioner (Part Time)

Alloa, Clackmannanshire, United Kingdom, £ £ 18879.00-19932.00 Annual Annual, Permanent


Autism Practitioner (Part Time)
Central Area Service
Part Time
£18,879 - £19,932 per annum
Reference: SA/954

Scottish Autism\'s mission is to enable autistic people to lead happy, healthy and fulfilling lives. We are currently looking for a committed and motivated Autism Practitioner to join our team on a part time basis within Central Area Service.

As an Autism Practitioner, you will take the lead role in developing personalised support plans which focus on maximising potential for each of the supported individuals. You will work with the wider Support Worker team to continually review support plans, ensuring they continue to be aspirational and person-centred.

Suitable candidates will have an appropriate qualification for this position such as an SVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or the willingness to work towards attaining this qualification. Previous experience of working in a relevant field is desirable, but not essential as full training is provided. You will have good interpersonal and organisational skills with the ability to communicate effectively. Some practical experience of using Microsoft software packages such as Word and Excel would also be beneficial to this role.

Do you share Scottish Autism\'s values?

- Collaboration - we work with others and value their opinions
- Compassion - we work with each other and our service users with care and kindness
- Change Makers - we never stand still, we move positively forward, always focused on quality and being the best
- Contribution - we love what we do, we never lose sight of our purpose and the difference we make in society

We will offer you:

- A competitive salary
- 32 days\' holiday (which increases with your length of service)
- Long service awards
- HSF Health Cash Plan, for a monthly premium (from £7.75) you and your family can claim back expenses for dental, optical and other health care expenses
- Employee benefits offering discounts to high street shops, cinemas and gym memberships
- Free access to a 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
- Non-contributory life assurance scheme
- Workplace pension
- Sector-leading training from day one
- The opportunity to be part of one of the leading innovators in Autism Practice in the UK

Please note, the organisation operates a policy where only successful applicants will be contacted. Candidates who have not received written confirmation within two weeks of the closing date for the position should then consider themselves unsuccessful.

The post is subject to a PVG Disclosure check.

Please note, all new employees must register with the SSSC within 6 months of starting in their post. After registration, there is a requirement to be qualified within 3 years.

Closing Date: 9th November 2020

We encourage and welcome applications from people with lived experience of autism.

Registered charity number is SC(phone number removed).

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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Other organisations may call this role Support Worker, Trainee Autism Practitioner, Autism Support Worker, Care Worker, Trainee Support Worker, or Care Assistant

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Alloa, Clackmannanshire, United Kingdom
£ £ 18879.00-19932.00 Annual Annual