Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) Practitioner
Choice Support a national leading social care charity providing support to adults with autism, learning disabilities and mental health needs. We are seeking to recruit a new team member to our Positive Behaviour Support Team.
You will possess extensive knowledge and experience in the field of learning disabilities and behaviours that may challenge. You must be skilled in carrying out functional assessment and analysis of behaviours, devising behavioural support plans, and be able to apply this in the development of new and existing services for individuals who may challenge and/or have Autistic spectrum needs. You will feel passionate about working with individuals who have complex behavioural support needs and demonstrate a sound values base.
The main purpose of the role is to implement the Choice Support PBS strategy, creating capable environments that improve wellbeing and quality of life for the people we support, whilst reducing challenging behaviour and the use of restrictive interventions.
You must be competent in the use of IT including Microsoft Office, you will also be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines. You will be an excellent communicator and have experience working with multi-disciplinary teams and individuals outside of your own practice. You will be experienced in devising and delivering training.
A relevant qualification is essential (IABA, Tizard Centre, Welsh Centre or equivalent) A Masters level qualification and BCAB accreditation is highly desirable. Applicants must also be a car owner/driver and must be prepared to travel to Choice Support’s properties as part of your role.
For an informal discussion about the position please contact Juli Carson, PBS Coordinator, by email email@example.com or on 07810 378372.