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Autism Advisor

Part Time
Dereham, UK
Posted 3 weeks ago

Nature of the role:

To assist in the delivering of The Autism Information and Advice Service by supporting Parents/Carers/Individual affected by Autism and Co-occurring conditions, including Mental Health by offering guidance & advice around specific identified issues.

Employment Type and Term

Part time (18 hours a week) + 3 hours bi-weekly on Saturday
3 year contract

Payment
£11,232.00 (£12.00 per hour)

Holiday and Benefits

14 Days Holiday excluding Bank Holidays

Key responsibilities:

  • Offer Advice and Guidance to families that contact us on a range of issues including welfare, housing and healthcare
  • Write and maintain accurate records of advice and support given using case management systems provided.
  • Assist with the drafting of letters and requests using the pro forma letters provided ensuring these are monitored by line managers where appropriate
  • Work independently
  • Signposting people and families to relevant organisations
  • Escalate any high-level cases to Operations Manager
  • Attend any training sessions offered (these will be discussed beforehand)
  • Attend Quarterly meetings and relevant supervision
  • Organise and facilitate a Saturday Morning support group (bi-weekly)

Applications for this position have now closed

To download the Full Job description and Person specification please click here: Job Description and Person Specification

If you have any problems with the application or have further questions, please contact Lee Gibbons (Operations Manager) on 07884141299 or lee.gibbons@asdhelpinghands.org.uk

The deadline for applications is: 6PM  12th August 2022

Interviews to be held on 18th August 2022

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Autism Advisor