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.


2 year fixed term with probable extension

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

Salary range:  £19,698 - £22,183 (FTE, pro-rata for part-time)

Closing date: Friday 30th July 2021, 12pm

Interview: Tuesday 10th August 2021


Download the Youth Development Worker - Aspire (autism) Job Desciption Pack.


To apply:

Completed application form, with covering letter and monitoring form, should be submitted by 30th July 2021 12pm

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

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 10th August 2021


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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