A new role is available in the Brentford FC matchday team. The Club is looking for a Sensory Room Assistant to work with our Fan and Community Relations team. This is a casual role with an hourly rate of pay
Our Sensory Room enables children and adults who have sensory processing issues to enjoy football in a calm environment. We expect a large proportion of users will be affected by autism spectrum disorder, but other conditions may also be present. The story of one family that used the room at a recent match can be seen here.
The Sensory Room Assistant will work at our home matches as part of a small team that will be responsible for ensuring our supporters using our Sensory Room receive the best possible service. The successful applicant will set up the room pre-match and clear the room post-match ready for other. They will support families wishing to watch the match together and ensure Sensory Room visitors receive a positive experience.
We are looking for candidates with at least two years’ experience of working with children/adults with sensory processing issues. The ability to understand the needs of both parents/carers and children/adults using the Sensory Room is also essential. Full details on the role and how to apply can be seen at Sensory Room Assistant Job Description.pdf.