Outreach Support Worker job in Durham, North Tyneside 35

Outreach Support Worker

  • Employer - Include 'In' Autism
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Not for profit
  • Department - Autism
  • Location: - Durham, North Tyneside
  • Salary - £9 per hour
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time | 35
  • Closing date - Thursday, 20 August 2020

Job Description

Due to organisational growth. WE’RE HIRING!

We have a vacancy for Full time, Part-time and bank outreach workers, to work with children, young people, and adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), learning disabilities, challenging behaviour on our Outreach team.

Are you looking for a challenge and an opportunity to make a real difference to children, young people and adults with autism?

At Include ‘In’ Autism, AUTISM is our first language.

We're looking for experienced and passionate individuals, with proven experience of helping to support, develop and progress children, young people and adults with autism to fulfil their full potential.

To be considered for this role you must possess the following personal attributes, skills, qualifications and experience:

Personal attributes

Common sense
An ability to manage ambiguity
Agility to adapt to changing individual needs
An ability to build rapport & trust quickly with the individual and their families
An ability to communicate effectively
An openness and optimistic outlook towards change
An ability to perform in situations of high pressure, showing not only theoretical understanding but also ‘real-life’ understanding of both autism and behavioural difficulties including challenging behaviour.


A minimum of 1 years’ experience developing and supporting children, young people and adults with an ASD
Full comprehension of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) information and protocol, as well as all safeguarding issues.
An aptitude to work in partnership with a number of professionals, as well as parents

Responsibility for being a champion and advocate for Include ‘In’ Autism ensuring positive personal communication to all stakeholders.

Responsibility for the timely completion of Daily logs and progress sheets
Responsibility for collecting individuals from their home address and dropping them off at home

Please Note:

All roles are subject to the following eligibility criteria

Proof of address
Two satisfactory references
A completed application form
Verification of your identity and right to work in the UK
A satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check.
Verification of all listed qualifications
Proof of vehicular business insurance
Proof of a valid driving license
Access to a personal, roadworthy vehicle
Personal mobile phone, to use for business communication

Job Types: Full-time Part-time, Bank staff Permanent

North Tyneside and Durham areas


Driving License is essential for this post

Contact information

We require both full time and part time workers as well as bank staff.

Please contact us on 0191 5805279 or via email.

How to apply

Apply for this job by uploading your own CV and a covering letter if requested in DOC, PDF or RTF format.


Below are the list of standards for this employer.

Equal Opportunities Positive About Disabled People

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