May 12, 2022

It’s a great time to join our friendly team of Support Workers at Brent Knoll

We have set up a new team filled with people who have a passion to help the people we support achieve their goals. We will help them gain vital skills to enable them to build for their future in Supported Living services within the Community.

Ideally, you will have a background in supporting autistic people if not, we have a fantastic training programme that will get you on your way to achieving a fulfilling job that will beat most out there.

These roles are for full and part time hours!

Your working pattern will be varied over a seven-day rota, and would include alternate weekends and bank holidays.

It is preferable that you hold a driving licence

The role includes:

Helping individuals achieve independence and personal goals
Supporting and transporting individuals to integrate into their community
Develop individuals’ life skills, vocational, educational and creative skills
Help provide exercise, leisure and recreational opportunities
Transforming lives and achieving results for Autistic Adults

Being a support worker takes passion, patience and commitment. But working with autistic people gives so much more in return

Job Description

We offer:

Excellent training and development programme
Career progression opportunities
Enhanced overtime. Additional payments for sleep-in and on call.
Access to a 24-hour Employee Assistance counselling programme
Competitive pension scheme
33 days annual leave (incl. Public Holidays)
Online staff discount scheme for a range of benefits
You may have a personal connection, a desire to work with or real life experiences working with autistic people. You might not have lots of experience yet, but if you share our values and are willing to make a difference to the lives of autistic people, we’d love to hear from you.

Visit our website to find out more about who we are and what we do.

To apply for the role, please click the button at the end of this page to apply online.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an online interview held via Microsoft Teams

The National Autistic Society is here to transform lives, challenge perceptions and build a society that works for autistic people.

Successful applicants will be required to complete the relevant safeguarding checks which will include references and criminal backgrounds.

We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from those with a diagnosis of ASD.