Children’s Services

Senior Team Leader - Wanted Fun in Leighton Buzzard

Part -Time: Wednesday evenings fortnightly during term time

£9.91 per hour (includes £1.06 per hour of holiday pay)

Team Leader - Wanted Fun in Leighton Buzzard

Part-Time: Wednesday evenings fortnightly during term time

£9.12 per hour (includes £0.98 per hour of holiday pay)

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Senior Team Leader and Team Leader at our Wanted Fun group in Leighton Buzzard.  

Wanted Fun is a social club for young people aged 10-17 years with Asperger Syndrome or high functioning autism.  Groups run in the evening, once every two weeks during term time.
 
Key aspects of the role involve planning sessions, managing a small staff team and ensuring all policies and procedures are adhered to. Working closely with the Children’s Services team you will continue to support excellent service delivery for our existing and future families.

The ideal candidate will have a NVQ Level 2/3 or equivalent in health, education, childcare or social care. Good communication and organisational skills are essential.

To apply please download an application form, guidance notes and person spec below. Please return your completed form to [email protected].

If you would like to discuss the post further then please call Amy Gavin-Birch on 01234 214871.


Application Form

Application Form Guidance Notes

Senior Team Leader Roles and Responsibilities

Team Leader Roles and Responsibilities

Support Workers –  Loads of Autistic Fun in Leighton Buzzard & Luton

Part-Time: alternate Saturday mornings during term-time

£8.27 – £8.77 per hour (including holiday entitlement)

We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic team players to join the Autism Bedfordshire team. Successful applicants will provide support for autistic children and young people who attend our LOAF groups in Bedford, Biggleswade, Leighton Buzzard and Luton.

 Applicants will need to have relevant experience & qualifications:

  • Experience of Health/Education/Social Care Roles;
  • Experience of Managing Challenging Behaviour;
  • Knowledge of Autism;
  • Knowledge of Asperger’s Syndrome;
  • GCSEs or Equivalent Qualifications;
  • Health/Education/Social Care Qualifications (Level 3).

To apply please download an application form, guidance notes and the roles and responsibilities below. Return your completed form to [email protected].

Application Form

Application Form Guidance Notes

Support Worker Roles and Responsibilities

Summer Activity Schemes 2019

We are now recruiting for our 2019 summer schemes. If you would like to join us for 2019 then please download a date availability form below.

You can return your completed form by email to [email protected] or by post to Autism Bedfordshire, Suite B1, 1 Hammond Road, Elms Industrial Estate, Bedford MK41 0UD. Please return your form by Friday 15th February 2019 in order to be considered during our first phase of recruitment.

If you have worked or volunteered with Autism Bedfordshire within the last 12 months you will not need to complete a new application form. However, we may need to update your records - including a new DBS check.

PLEASE NOTE we can only accept staff and volunteer availability forms for FULL WEEKS. AB operates an Equal Opportunities Policy and every applicant will be judged on individual merit. Please be aware that the compulsory training day will be on Saturday 1st June 2019. If you are unable to attend this for any reason please let us know immediately on the enclosed form.
 
If you have any questions or would like to discuss any of the details mentioned, please contact the Children’s Services Team.

Date Availability Form

Application Form

Application Form Guidance Notes

Support Worker Roles and Responsibilities

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All vacancies are subject to safer recruitment processes including an enhanced DBS check.