Top Job Team Leader

Team Leader

  • Employer - North East Autism Society
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Not for profit
  • Department - Charity
  • Location: - Whitley Bay
  • Salary - £17,276 per annum
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Job Description

  Band 4, £17,276 per annum with yearly incremental rises up to £18,708 (over four years)*.

  36 days generous annual leave entitlement (pro rata).

  Full time, permanent position (37 hours per week).

  Shift rota over 7 days, includes nights, early mornings, evenings and weekends.

  Enhanced DBS Paid.

The North East Autism Society is the leading voice concerning Autism and neuro-diversity in the North of England. Established over 35 years ago, we have a trusted reputation of providing a range of quality, specialist services for children, young people and adults leading happy, fulfilling and independent lives. With over 700 staff in more than 40 locations in the North East, we believe joining our NEAS family will not only provide you with a challenging and rewarding role but will help bring real life change for the incredible people we work with.

We are currently looking to recruit a Team Leader to work within Adult Supported Living in Whitley Bay. 

North East Autism Society is looking to recruit a Team Leader to join our dedicated Adult Supported Living service in Whitley Bay. You will work as part of a team to support the Adults with Autism and Neuro-diversity in all aspects of their everyday living, providing practical, physical and emotional support. You will also assist in the delivery of outdoor activities and independent living skills. Whilst we value experience, you need to be committed to providing quality care and will need to demonstrate flexibility, enthusiasm, initiative and resilience for what if often a very demanding but rewarding vocation. Comprehensive training will be provided to enable you to perform all aspects of your role. A full job description and person specification is available to download from our website. Please visit our website to apply for this vacancy.

In return we offer excellent terms and conditions. Joining our NEAS family will mean:

  • Working in a positive, friendly, rewarding environment, building your experience and career.
  • Dedicated support from our Learning and Development team who will work alongside you and your new line manager to enhance your career with our specialist training programmes.  This is just the start of your new career!
  • Other benefits including childcare vouchers, bike to work scheme, pension contributions, an annual staff awards evening recognising and rewarding staff achievements, and much sought-after discounted rates at our family fun days and events scheduled across the year.
  • Having a hands-on role, valuing and supporting people. If you thrive on helping others, knowing everything you do is contributing to lives being changed then this could be the role for you.

Contact information

A full job description and person specification is available to read/download from our website .

Please contact our HR Department on 0191 4924387 if you have any queries.

Please note we are unable to accept a CV in place of an e-application. No 3rd party assistance required.

How to apply

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

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