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Are you interested in working with people with learning disabilities and/or autism? Here's where you'll find information about our current vacancies.

Sessional Support Worker – Take a Break, children’s short breaks service 

Salary: £10.69 per hour 

We are looking for a passionate and motivated people to join our Take a Break team working with children with a learning disability and/or autism up to the age of 19. 

Take a Break (TAB) offers school holiday camps as well as individual and small group activities throughout the year. TAB is the children and young people’s operation of Barnet Mencap’s Short Breaks service 

We are recruiting Support Workers for after school, weekends and school holidays supporting children throughout the Borough of Barnet in their homes and out in the community.   

We support a diverse range of children and young people and we are looking for caring and dynamic individuals with a range of experience and a passion for working with children. 

The main objective for the Take A Break service is to enable parents by providing them with respite and for children to enjoy short breaks with their Support Workers. 

Barnet Mencap is committed to equal opportunities and the safeguarding of children and adults at risk. 

Please click here to see the full Job Description for the role. 

Please click here to see the full Person Specification for the role. 

 Closing date:  Sunday 8th March 2020

To apply, please either complete this Application formor send a statement explaining how you meet the criteria on the job specification.  Completed applications can either be emailed to projectsupport@barnetmencap.org.uk or sent to our office address.  

Successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service application in line with Section 115 of The Police Act 1997. 

Autism Advisor maternity cover (from April 2020)

Salary: £22,135 p.a.

Hours: 35 hours per week - full-time

The Autism Service is a well-established and successful service for adults with high functioning autism.

There has been an increase in the number of people with autism identified in primary care services and an even bigger number of adults not identified and not receiving any kind of support.

Barnet Mencap is looking for a full-time Autism Advisor as maternity cover.  The Autism Advisor works to ensure that people are offered screening, advice, information and other appropriate support as early as possible, and to identify the best way to do this in the long-term.

The Autism Service is currently funded until the end of March 2021 and is based with the Working for You team but working closely with the Wellbeing Hub and GP Link Working Team.

Please click here to see the full Job Description for the role.

To apply, please either complete this Application formor send a statement explaining how you meet the criteria on the job specification.  Completed applications can either be emailed to projectsupport@barnetmencap.org.uk or sent to our office address.  

Closing Date: Sunday 15th March 2020

Barnet Mencap is committed to equal opportunities and the safeguarding of children and adults at risk.  The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service form in line with Section 115 of The Police Act 1997.

We regularly have job vacancies, and will always put them on this page. Please check back in future to see what we have available.

For details of our volunteering opportunities, please click here.

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