The Number 6 One Stop Shop provides free social opportunities and 1-1 advice and support on a range of issues to autistic adults living in the Lothians and Scottish Borders.
The OSS Coordinators will assist the Number 6 One Stop Shop Manager to develop and deliver a wide range of needs-led services by effective liaison with a range of external agencies, professionals, autistic adults, parents and carers. This will include responsibility for at least one of the following areas: employment; housing; benefits; health and wellbeing; activity coordination. The OSS Coordinators will also play a role in delivering training to external services and Autism Initiatives staff.
We are looking for people with a broad understanding of autism and the particular issues faced by those recently diagnosed as autistic, with the ability to develop positive working relationships and deliver workshops and training.
Further information and application pack are available on our website autisminitiatives.org/careers/one-stop-shop-coordinator-edinburgh-3-year-fixed-term-contract
We welcome applications from autistic people. To discuss the nature of the role and the expected hours of work, please call Matthew Day, National One Stop Shop Manager, on 0131 220 1075.
If you require any support with the application process, or you wish to request an application form be sent to you, please contact Daniel Mackie, Recruitment Officer, on 0131 551 7260 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Wednesday 20 March 2019 at 12 noon
Interviews, including a short presentation, will be held on 1 April 2019
We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.
Registered Charity No. SC040905