Current Vacancies

Working at ESPA is more than just a job! Take a look at all of our current vacancies and simply click on a job title to view further information and apply.

If you don’t see the right role for you right now, please keep checking as we regularly update our vacancies.

We are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. All applicants with a disability who meet the essential criteria on the person specification will be interviewed.

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Support Worker – Newcastle

Salary: £8.74 (£8.30 under 25)

  Education and Services for People with Autism Ltd (ESPA) is an established Charity that supports people with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  We are looking to recruit support staff to work in our services in Kenton, Newcastle. SUPPORT WORKER   Salary £8.74p.h (under 25’s £8.30p.h)   Full time 37.5hrs – 3 shifts @ 12.5hrs Part Time…

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Residential Support Worker

Salary: £8.74 per hour (under 25's £8.30 per hour)

ESPA is an established charity that supports people with Autism Spectrum Disorders. We want to recruit new staff to join our friendly and committed staff teams in our residential services in Sunderland, Seaham and Houghton.   SUPPORT WORKER Salary £8.74p.h (under 25’s £8.30p.h) ESPA offers all staff an excellent employment package which includes: 6 weeks…

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Lunch Time Support Worker – Sunderland

Salary: £8.74ph (under 25's £8.30ph)

ESPA is an established Charity that supports people with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  We are looking to recruit the following staff to work in a College (Tasker) based in Ashbrooke, Sunderland.   Lunch Time Support Worker:  Salary £8.74ph (under 25’s £8.30ph)   The position requires a member of staff to be able to work Monday to…

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Senior Support Worker (Annitsford)

Salary: £19,000 per annum

Annitsford Drive, Fordley Newcastle provides Independent Supported Living Services for two young men on the autism spectrum with complex needs, providing support 24 hours per day, 365 days a year. ESPA are looking to recruit a full-time Senior Support Worker who has knowledge and experience of working with adults with autism. You must have a…

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Administrator – ESPA College (Sunderland)

Salary: £8.74 per hour (under 25's £8.22 per hour)

Administrator – ESPA College (Tasker, Sunderland) Part Time (3 days) Salary £8.74 p/h, Under 25s £8.22 p/h We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our College Administration Team. As an Administrator, you will be the first point of contact for Tasker.  Duties include offering administrative support to the managers and teaching…

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Support Assistant – Social and Leisure Programme

Salary: £8.74 per hour (under 25's £8.22 per hour)

This is an exciting new opportunity to work as part of a small team of 3 to support a complex and sometimes challenging ESPA College leaver.  You would be helping to support and develop a bespoke social and leisure programme, with an allocated vehicle based from Tasker. Working with an experienced ESPA team, the candidates…

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