Help make an Everyday Breakthrough happen by joining our team

Help make an Everyday Breakthrough happen by joining our team

A breakthrough can seem like the smallest thing, but it can make the world of difference to someone on the autism spectrum. By becoming a Team Leader at The National Autistic Society, you'll help make every day breakthroughs happen more often.

We are looking for a Team Leader for one of our Support Living Services in Broughton. The successful candidate will coordinate and line manage staff teams around the people we support and their activities. You will display competency in managing and supporting staff around PBS and challenging behaviour. Reporting into the Services Lead, you will work closely with NAS Management and External Stakeholders to facilitate positive outcomes for the people we support. Possession of a QCF/NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care is essential and a PBS Diploma is desirable

Being a Team Leader takes bravery, patience and commitment. But working with autistic people gives so much more in return.

We need you to be resilient, caring and sensitive towards the needs of autistic people and ideally have a background in supporting Autistic people in previous roles within a social care environment. You'll have a strong working knowledge of care standards and related legislation and have good report writing skills.

Along with a host of benefits " from shopping discounts to flexible working and a competitive pension scheme - we'll make sure you get excellent autism-specific training and support to gain qualifications to further your career in social care.

You may have a personal connection, a desire to work with or real life experiences working with autistic people. You'll have experience in a supervisory or management role, the desire to progress your career, and 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.

Your working pattern will be varied over a seven day rota and could include weekends.

If you're experiencing issues with applying, please contact the HR Team on 02920 629 308 or wales.recruitment@nas.org.uk .

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The National Autistic Society is here to transform lives, challenge perceptions and build a society that works for autistic people. Visit our website to find out more about who we are and what we do

Successful applicants will be required to complete the relevant safeguarding checks. We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from those with a diagnosis of ASD.