This vacancy has now closed

Senior Branch Engagement Officer

  • Part time
  • £18,360 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 20th January 2019


  • Advertised from 24th December 2018
  • 25.5 hours per week
  • 003422

Role

Who we are:

We are the UK's leading autism charity. Since we began over 50 years ago, we have been pioneering new ways to support people and understand autism. We continue to learn every day from the children and adults we support in our schools and care services.

Based on our experience, and with support from our members, donors and volunteers, we provide life-changing information and advice to millions of autistic people, their families and friends. And we support professionals, politicians and the public to understand autism better so that more autistic people of all ages can be understood, supported and appreciated for who they are.

Until everyone understands.

Who we are looking for:

Help more autistic people feel understood, supported and appreciated by:

  • Developing the ability of volunteer-run branches Scotland to:
    • create and disseminate local information
    • maintain and expand peer support
    • engage branches with key national campaigning activities including both policy and public understanding campaigning
    • support reactive local campaigning
    • fundraise to support these activities by implementing systems, policies and programmes developed by the fundraising team

Supporting branches to implement policies and procedures to keep activities safe and legal and become more sustainable

This role will be home based, however you must be able to travel regularly to our Glasgow Office.

What we can offer you:

• Excellent induction, training and development programme

• Reflective supervision, mentoring and coaching

• 24 hour access to online training

• Online staff discount scheme for a range of benefits

• Access to a 24 hour Employee Assistance counselling programme

• Pension scheme

• 25 days annual leave

• Career progression opportunities

Application notes

For further information and to apply go to our website

Closing date: 20/1/19

Interview date: TBC