Behavioural Support Specialist

We have a unique job vacancy for a Full Time, Permanent, Behavioural Support Specialist to cover our clients Learning Disabilities services throughout South East London, Surrey & Kent. We welcome applications from people with a Psychology background.

£28-30K per annum, Plus Company Car

The Opportunity
You will immediately add value to their operations team providing Behavioural Support to the Adults they support who all have Learning Disabilities, Challenging Behaviour, Autism and other associated difficulties. You will introduce appropriate assessments, strategies and emergency management procedures and promote person centred planning and ways of working.

You will introduce best practices whilst observing frequency, severity and duration of behaviours and coming up with strategies and advice and guidance to the staff team.

  • Experience of Functional Behaviour Assessments.
  • Experience of Writing Behaviour support plans
  • Experience of working with Autism, Learning Disabilities client group
  • Excellent knowledge of Safeguarding, risk assessing and support planning.
  • An interest in Mental Health or Psychology background

Your Employer
Change’s lives & makes a difference
This provider has a strong person-centred approach, and they work hard to deliver high quality care. One of their board members has a history of campaigning for disability rights and another who has some 44 years’ experience as a social worker, they all aspire to transform lives. Every person matters to them and this is an example of the wonderful work they do, “Not only do they never give up on our daughter, but they always make us feel important and respected.”

To apply for this position please submit a CV in word of PDF format, please note we cannot accept your indeed CV.  Once you have applied we will give you a call to discuss the vacancy further and provide you with a full Job Description.  Your application will be treated in the strictest of confidence at all times.  Health & Social Care Jobs are a specialist Social Care recruitment company who care passionately about the Social Care Sector – We love what we do!