Perth Autism Support
Perth Autism Support

Charity registered in Scotland SC048183

Perth Autism Support works with children with autism spectrum disorder and their families in Perthshire. We have a child and family centered approach to support with an ethos of empowering and enabling in order for people to achieve their potential. We are a friendly team of people committed to making a difference.

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Office Administrator/Receptionist

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Perth
  • Closing 15th March 2019

As the first point of contact for Perth Autism Support we are seeking an experienced receptionist/administrator to join our fast paced, outgoing team. Dealing with a wide range of service users, families and colleagues from other agencies you will work well under pressure and be a committed, team player.

Reporting to our Office Manager, you will work 4 afternoons per week and be flexible to help cover holidays within the administration team as required.

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Young Adult Transition Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £19,110
  • Perth
  • Closing 15th March 2019

We are seeking to recruit a self motivated, organised individual to join our Young Adult team, supporting autistic young people aged 14 years+ in planning their move from education to adult services. Providing social opportunities and one to one individualised support with further/higher education, independent living skills and employment opportunities. Working within a small team you will have an understanding of the challenges that can be faced by autistic young adults as they make their way on to the next stage of the lives.

For an informal chat about the vacancy please contact Lynsey Paterson, Family and Transition Service Manager on 01738 451081 or email lynsey@perthautismsupport.org.uk

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Community Development Manager

  • Full time
  • £25,000
  • Perth
  • Closing 15th March 2019

Through funding granted by Perth and Kinross LEADER Programme, we are recruiting to expand our Rural Outreach Programme in Aberfeldy, Pitlochry Blairgowrie and Crieff.

This role will be integral in our Senior Management Team and will be responsible for all development work within our outreach areas. A strong communicator who has a flair for cultivating relationships both with families and businesses this is a varied role which includes a business development focus, training and a desire to continue to deliver our strong brand throughout Perthshire. Someone who has a good track record in a similar role and who has experience in working with new projects would be the perfect self starter for the role!

Hours of work are Monday - Friday 9.00am-5.00pm with evening and weekend work required on occasion.

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Community Fundraiser

  • Full time
  • £25,000
  • Perth
  • Closing 26th May 2019

Working within our Senior Management Team, the Community Fundraiser post will take the lead in contributing to the organisational strategy and longer term sustainability of the charity. Working to a fundraising target, the post holder will take the lead in planning and supporting community fundraising events both for individual and corporate support and will actively research and pursue new and existing fundraising opportunities.

For an informal chat regarding the role contact Angie Ferguson, Chief Executive on 01738 451081 or email angie@perthautismsupport.org.uk

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Activities Assistants

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Locations throughout Perthshire (Perth, Crieff, Blairgowrie & Highland)
  • Closing 26th May 2019

Through funding granted by Perth and Kinross LEADER Programme, we are recruiting to expand our Rural Outreach Programme in Aberfeldy, Pitlochry Blairgowrie and Crieff.

Are you a passionate childcare worker who would love to work close to home and you live in the Highland Perthshire/Blairgowrie or Crieff areas? Then we want to hear from you! We have 3 posts in each area available and we are searching for activities assistants to plan, lead and support young people on the autism spectrum, reporting to our Rural Outreach Activities Co-ordinator, you will be self-motivated outgoing and keen to learn or develop your career in childcare.

Hours of work are 5 hours per week with potential overtime in other areas of service for the right candidates.

We are also recruiting Activities Assistants for our centre in Perth City and various contract between 6-14 hours per week available.

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