Youth Development Worker - Aspire (autism)


This is an exciting opportunity to invest in the lives of autistic young people (aged 9-19) across Cambridge city and the surrounding area, supporting their emotional wellbeing and helping them to overcome challenge and develop social skills.

You will work as part of a team of youth workers and volunteers to develop and deliver weekly social groups, shared interest groups, one-to-one work, family support, school-based alternative education, and trips and residential experiences. 

Permanent Contract

37.5hpw (we will consider fewer hrs min. 22.5hpw)

Salary range:  £21,322 - £24,012 (FTE, pro-rata for part-time)

Closing date for applications Thursday 12th May 2022 at 9am

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 24th May


Download a copy of the Youth Development Worker (Aspire) Job Description.


To apply:

Completed application form, with a covering letter and monitoring form, should be submitted as soon as possible to

Diane Hicks either by email: or by post: Romsey Mill Centre, Hemingford Road, Cambridge CB1 3BZ.



For any enquiries or to arrange an informal conversation about the role please contact:

Ruth Watt, Aspire co-ordinator, email: or call: 01223 213162



Romsey Mill supports equal opportunities employment and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

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