Tailor Ed Foundation
Tailor Ed Foundation

Charity registered in Scotland SC039246

Tailor Ed Foundation is an Edinburgh based charity which supports families who have a child with autism. Our aim is to improve day to day life and we do so via a range of services including home based interventions.


Current vacancies

Top job! Chief Executive Officer

  • Part time
  • £40,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th January 2023

We’re looking for a CEO to lead Tailor Ed Foundation in our mission to support autistic children and their families to be empowered and included, able to live the lives they want to and access the day-to-day experiences that other families take for granted.

Established in 2008, the last 15 years has seen our services grow and develop so that we now support around two hundred families each year, across Edinburgh and East Lothian. We’re seeking a capable and compassionate individual who can work collaboratively and who brings a determination to achieve real change.

Tailor Ed is a dedicated team of passionate and skilled professionals who work directly with autistic children and young people, alongside their families, in home, community and education settings. Our practitioners are excellent communicators committed to supporting children make progress they care about, that leads to lifelong outcomes. Our CEO needs to understand and respect the autistic community and work to ensure our services operate within our organisational values, best practice guidance and legislation. Our staff team are our greatest asset and so we’re looking for a CEO who can provide supportive leadership to them, creating an environment that promotes on-going learning. Finally, to best support the families and staff delivering our work, the CEO will strive to create stability through strategic planning of financial and organisational systems.

Take on this challenging role within a talented and supportive team and make a real difference to autistic children and their families.

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Project Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,650
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th July 2021

We’re looking for a Project Worker to join our team. We provide an Early Years Service for pre-school children with autism and a Target Specific Service for those aged 5-16. You will be working directly with children and young people with autism and their families, helping them learn new skills and achieve goals that make a difference to daily family life.

Tailor Ed is a dedicated team of passionate and skilled professionals whose wish is to see children with autism and their families empowered and included, able to live the lives they want to and access all the day to day experiences that other families take for granted. We need to grow our team and are looking for staff to help us deliver our high-quality services to families across Edinburgh and East Lothian. We require confident practitioners, skilled at forming relationships with children with autism and their families. We need excellent communicators dedicated to supporting children make progress they care about that leads to lifelong outcomes.

Take on a challenging role within a talented and supportive team and make a real difference to children with autism and their families.

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This vacancy has now closed

Project Worker – Early Years Team

  • Full time
  • £25,650
  • Edinburgh and East Lothian
  • Closing 12th January 2022

We’re looking for a Project Worker to join our Early Years Team. You will be working with autistic children in their pre-school year (aged 4-5) and their families, helping them learn new skills and achieve goals that make a difference to daily family life. You’ll work directly with children in their family home, using a play based approach to developing communication and other skills essential day to day.

Tailor Ed is a dedicated team of passionate and skilled professionals whose wish is to see autistic children and their families empowered and included, able to live the lives they want to and access all the day to day experiences that other families take for granted. We are looking for staff to help us deliver our high-quality services to families across Edinburgh and East Lothian. We require confident practitioners, skilled at forming relationships with autistic children and their families. We need excellent communicators dedicated to supporting children make progress they care about that leads to lifelong outcomes.

Take on a challenging role within a talented and supportive team and make a real difference to autistic children and their families.

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This vacancy has now closed

Project Worker – Community Mental Health Project

  • Part time
  • £25,650 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 12th January 2022

We’re looking for a Project Worker to join our team delivering a new Community Mental Health Project. We will be delivering 1:1 and group-based support to autistic children and young people and their families to support their mental health and well-being. This is part of a partnership project working alongside colleagues from Barnardo’s, Number 6 Autism Initiatives and CAMHS.

Tailor Ed is a dedicated team of passionate and skilled professionals whose wish is to see autistic children and young people and their families empowered and included, able to live the lives they want to and access all the day to day experiences that other families take for granted. We are looking for staff to help us deliver our high-quality services to families across Edinburgh. We require confident practitioners, skilled at forming relationships with autistic children and young people and their families. We need excellent communicators dedicated to supporting children make progress they care about that leads to lifelong outcomes.

Take on a challenging role within a talented and supportive team and make a real difference to autistic children and young people and their families.

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This vacancy has now closed

Service Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,921
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd May 2022

We’re looking for a Service Manager to oversee our Target Specific Service. You will be working with a team of Project Workers to deliver services to autistic children (aged 5-16) and their families, helping them learn new skills and achieve goals that make a difference to daily family life. Your role will focus on supporting the team and ensuring our services remain effective and efficient.

Tailor Ed is a dedicated team of passionate and skilled professionals whose wish is to see autistic children and their families empowered and included, able to live the lives they want to and access all the day to day experiences that other families take for granted. We are looking for a Service Manager to help us deliver our high-quality services to families across Edinburgh and East Lothian. We require a confident practitioner, skilled at forming relationships with autistic children and their families. We need an excellent communicator dedicated to supporting children make progress they care about, that leads to lifelong outcomes. We want to find a Service Manager with the skills and confidence to lead a team by example whilst offering support and oversight.

Take on a challenging role within a talented and supportive team and make a real difference to autistic children and their families.

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This vacancy has now closed

Project Worker

  • Full time
  • £26,548
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th June 2022

We’re looking for a Project Worker to join our Target Specific Service. You will be working with autistic children (aged 5-16) and their families, helping them learn new skills and achieve goals that make a difference to daily family life.

Tailor Ed is a dedicated team of passionate and skilled professionals whose wish is to see autistic children and their families empowered and included, able to live the lives they want to and access all the day to day experiences that other families take for granted. We are looking for staff to help us deliver our high-quality services to families across Edinburgh and East Lothian. We require confident practitioners, skilled at forming relationships with autistic children and their families. We need excellent communicators dedicated to supporting children make progress they care about, that leads to lifelong outcomes.

Take on a challenging role within a talented and supportive team and make a real difference to autistic children and their families.

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