Location: Daisy Chain, Norton, Stockton-On-Tees

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £20,000 per annum 

Contract: Fixed Term until 31st December 2020

I am passionate about improving the lives of families affected by autism and believe I can make a difference. Does this sound like you?

Daisy Chain is a well-known and established charity in Tees Valley specialising in helping families affected by autism. We believe that Daisy Chain makes a demonstrable, significant and sustainable difference to the lives of hundreds of families across the Tees Valley. Working at Daisy Chain gives you the opportunity to make a difference on a daily basis and to the see the positive outcomes that your input can make.

Daisy Chain are looking to appoint a Family Support Leader to be responsible for delivering the jointly commissioned Neurodevelopment Family Support Service in partnership with the local CCG (Clinical Commissioning Group).  The post holder will provide emotional support and practical guidance as well as signposting as part of early help intervention for families pre, during and post diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and sensory processing difficulties across Stockton and Hartlepool.

Due to the nature of this role the post holder will need to have the ability and willingness to work during the evening when required. The successful applicant will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure

The application form, job description and person specification are below. Alternatively, you can contact the HR Department on 01642 531248 who will send you a recruitment pack. 

Closing date for applications         9am, Monday 6th January 2020

Interview Day                           Monday 14th January 2020

Completed application forms should be sent to [email protected] via email or post to Recruitment, HR Department, Daisy Chain, Calf Fallow Farm, Calf Fallow Lane, Norton, Stockton-On-Tees, TS20 1PF

CVs must be accompanied by a Daisy Chain application form. Applications will not be processed without a Daisy Chain application form.

Daisy Chain Project is a Registered Charity Number 1109792, Company Limited by Guarantee 4763989

Family Support Leader Job Description

Family Support Leader Application Form

Daisy Chain Recruitment Pack

Daisy Chain Application Form Guidance Notes