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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Senior Support Worker – Coulby Newham

Salary: £10.41ph

We are looking to recruit a Senior Support Worker for a new Independent Supported Living service supporting a young man in his own home. The person appointed will work closely alongside the Team Leader and Registered Manager to develop the service and to promote an enhanced quality of life for the individual.  The successful candidate…

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Support Worker – Coulby Newham

Salary: £9.41ph

We are looking to recruit Support Workers for a new Independent Supported Living service supporting a young man in his own home. The service requires waking night staff. We would be very keen to hear from you if you are interested in working part of a small team supporting a young man in his own…

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Residential Support Worker

Salary: £8.94 per hour

ESPA is an established Charity that supports people with Autism Spectrum Disorders and related conditions. We want to recruit some great new Support Workers, people with the right values and behaviours to work in our residential services – could this be you? Our main priority for this job role is to find people with the…

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Senior Support Worker

Salary: £19,190.00 per annum

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work in a residential service for young people with autism awarded ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission? Ashleigh supports young autistic people to enjoy a busy and rewarding lifestyle of their choice. We want to recruit 2 Senior Support Workers to join our dynamic team who share…

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Salary: £8.94 per hour

The Hermitage in Roker, Sunderland, supports seven young people with an autism spectrum condition to enjoy a lifestyle of their choice.  We want to recruit a Cook to join our team who will share our passion about making a real difference to individual’s lives.   You will be required to provide a healthy balanced diet for…

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Learning Support Assistant

Salary: £8.94 per hour

Contract: Permanent, Term Time Only, 32.5 hours per week between the hours of 8.30am and 4.00pm with ½ hour lunch for 38 weeks with 5 days training We currently have openings for Learning Support Workers to join our team.  This is an interesting and varied job role that comes with the added bonus of enabling…

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