Jobs

We are a small charity employing about 30 staff, although many staff just work a few hours each month.

We offer sector-comparable salaries, a positive working environment and a commitment to the personal growth and development of our employees.

When we have vacancies they will be advertised on this website.

Autism Berkshire is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults with autism and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. Due to the nature of our services, successful candidates for a number of posts will be subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks, along with other relevant employment checks.

Applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.

Please note that Autism Berkshire requests no contact from agencies or media sales in relation to any vacancies advertised on this page.

Current vacancy

Charity Administrator for Autism Berkshire

Description

Autism Berkshire is a leading charity and services provider, dedicated to helping autistic people living in the county, and their families, improve their health and wellbeing, along with their sense of security and quality of life.

The Position

We are looking for an experienced administrator to support our chief executive officer and other staff in the running of the charity, handling a wide range of administrative duties, including HR, finance and fundraising. An understanding of autism and previous experience in the voluntary sector would be advantages. The role is based at our office in the centre of Reading.

The successful applicant will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Hours and Remuneration

The post is part-time, for 25 hours per week, from Monday to Friday between 9.30am and 3pm, including a 30-minute unpaid lunch break, at a rate of £10 per hour, plus pension available after three months. The post is initially offered until March 31, 2019, with a planned renewal, subject to funding.

How to Apply

Download a job description and person specification and download an application form using the links below. All applications must be made using our form. CVs will not be accepted.

Please note that we are happy to arrange an informal visit to our office, prior to application, to discuss the role. If interested in taking up this offer, please email ceo@autismberkshire.org.uk or call 01189 594 594.

Charity Administrator job description and person specification

Autism Berkshire job application form

Please send completed application forms by email to admin@autismberkshire.org.uk
In the subject line of your email please put ‘Application for Charity Administrator at Autism Berkshire’.

Applications can also be posted to us at: Autism Berkshire, 40 Caversham Road, Reading, RG1 7EB.

All applications must be received at our office by noon on Thursday, June 14.

Interviews will be held on the afternoon of Monday, June 18.

Expected start date

The expected start date is as soon as possible.