National Autism Coordination Project Manager Role
The Scottish Government has established the National Autism Coordination Project to coordinate support for those on the Autistic spectrum across Scotland. The Project Manager will support the National Lead Co-ordinator in improving local services and support for those on the spectrum and their families and in fulfilling the goals and recommendations in the Scottish Strategy for Autism.
The successful applicant will be required, in collaboration with colleagues, to lead on the development and implementation of National Autism Co-ordination through a variety of initiatives and disseminate both results and good practice to a range of stakeholders. They will have demonstrable project management skills and the ability to work at a national level. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential as is the ability to demonstrate problem solving ability and respond to changing demands.