Family Support Leader (Parent Advisor)

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Full time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 6 January, 2020 - 09:00
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
Daisy Chain

Family Support Leader (Parent Advisor)

Daisy Chain, Norton, Stockton-On-Tees

37.5 hours per week 

£20,000 per annum

Fixed Term until 31stDecember 2020


I am passionate about improving the lives of families affected by autism and believe I can make a difference.Does this sound like you?


Daisy Chain is a well-known and established charity in Tees Valley specialising in helping families affected by autism. We believe that Daisy Chain makes a demonstrable, significant and sustainable difference to the lives of hundreds of families across the Tees Valley. Working at Daisy Chain gives you the opportunity to make a difference on a daily basis and to the see the positive outcomes that your input can make.


Daisy Chain are looking to appoint a Family Support Leader (Parent Advisor) to be responsible for delivering the jointly commissioned Neurodevelopment Family Support Service in partnership with the local CCG (Clinical Commissioning Group).  The post holder will provide emotional support and practical guidance as well as signposting as part of early help intervention for families pre, during and post diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and sensory processing difficulties across Stockton and Hartlepool. 


Due to the nature of this role the post holder will need to have the ability and willingness to work during the evening when required. The successful applicant will be required to apply for a Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure


Application form, job description and person specification can be obtained from our website:, you can contact the HR Department who will send you a recruitment pack.


Closing date for applications         9am, Monday 6thJanuary 2020

Interview Day                                Monday 14thJanuary 2020


Completed application forms should be sent to via email or post to Recruitment, HR Department, Daisy Chain, Calf Fallow Farm, Calf Fallow Lane, Norton, Stockton-On-Tees, TS20 1PF


CVs must be accompanied by a Daisy Chain application form. Applications will not be processed without a Daisy Chain application form.


Daisy Chain Project is a Registered Charity Number 1109792, Company Limited by Guarantee 4763989