Location: Doucecroft School 

Salary: £21,008 

Full time- 40 hours per week on a 52 week flexible working contract to include covering weekends on a rolling rota basis.

Non Term Time School Closure Periods: Flexible working hours 

Job ref: D165 

Your main duties will include:

  • You are able to provide and implement skills and strategies to people with ASC
  • You always adopt a personalised approach
  • You are able have a shared understanding of a children’s /young person’s strengths and needs
  • You can provide support for children/ young people giving them the opportunity to develop and extend all learning opportunities.  

Experience: 

It’s essential the applicant has the following: 

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in residential care. 
  • Experience of managing challenging behaviour
  • Ability to respond to a variety of demands
  • A flexible, positive, energetic, enthusiastic and proactive approach 

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a well-established charity.  Autism Anglia provides ongoing training and supervision, continuing professional development and support as well as an extensive induction on commencement of employment. 

Autism Anglia is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  and expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

It is desirable that the successful applicant holds a full driving licence. 

Applications will only be accepted on an Autism Anglia application form, please use the links below to download the application form, job description and application guidance notes or telephone Doucecroft school on  01206 771234. 

Closing date for applications 29th June 2018 

If no response is received within 3 weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. You are welcome to apply again for other positions.

Autism Anglia is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check as well as requiring a signed declaration of ‘disqualification by association’ for anyone who lives or works in your household.

Job Description And Person Specification

Application Form

Guidance Notes