1. Our Family
  2. Options Autism

Give your career an exciting and creative lift-off when you join the amazing Options Autism team. As leading autism specialists, we unleash your energy and imagination as you build incredible futures for children, young people and adults, opening up their path to a better tomorrow.

Everyone is an individual full of promise and potential. But success doesn’t look the same for everybody.

At Options Autism, we support children, young people and adults to achieve their own personal success. From the moment we meet them, everything we do is tailored to them. We empower them to flourish and live happy lives with all the support and encouragement they need.

Welcome to your incredible career

Our teams build brilliant experiences in schools, homes and offices throughout the UK – each one with its own unique outlook on learning and life. We believe every day is an adventure full of fun and opportunity, and when you join us, we support you to let your imagination run riot.

With small class sizes and all the resources, you need, we’re with you all the way as you change the lives of children, young people and adults. Welcome to world where sharing your skills and learning from others can take your career as high as you always dreamed you could go.

It might be your first role. Perhaps you already have years of experience. Either way, joining our Options Autism family is an amazing opportunity for you to play your part in our life-changing team.

Our Specialist Areas

From exciting teaching roles to rewarding leadership positions, Options Autism is all about making space for brilliant people to do their very best. Take a look at our list of specialist areas and find the jobs most suited to your passions, skills and experience.

Every day is a creative journey when you build your teaching career with the leading autism specialists. Working directly with children, young people or adults, you’ll unlock their potential and transform their lives.

Team Leader/Deputy Manager/Registered Manager
Use your organisation and management skills to help our teams run efficiently and effectively, making sure we achieve outstanding outcomes for everyone.

Care/Support Worker
You can make an incredible difference when you join us as a Care or Support Worker, making sure the children, young people and adults we work with are safe, secure and well looked after at all times.

Wayne Taylor Jones – Support Worker, Options Autism

My absolute favourite things is working with a single individual, with specific needs. In a time of such uncertainty and restrictions it can be hard work, but I get such satisfaction from seeing him conquer barriers one at a time.

  • Our Family of Brands

    Our family of brilliant brands is made up of Outcomes First Group, Acorn Education and Care and Options Autism.

  • Service Areas

    Take your career’s next step in one of our exciting service areas, including education, residential care, central services and clinical services.

  • Key Roles

    From care workers to teachers to registered managers, our key roles offer amazing opportunities to build your rewarding career.

Latest Jobs

  • Headteacher

    Bower Lodge School
    • Southampton
    • Permanent
    Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum dependent on experience
    Hours: Monday to Friday
    Closing date: Monday, 10th June 2024
  • ICT Teacher

    Longdon Hall School
    • Near Lichfield
    • Permanent
    Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
    Hours: 37.5 hours per week; Monday - Friday
    Closing date: Friday, 14th June 2024
  • Teaching Assistant

    BMC – Smallbrook School
    • Shrewsbury
    • Permanent
    Salary: £21,000 - £23,500 per annum
    Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday
    Closing date: Friday, 14th June 2024