Tower Hamlets, London (On-site)
Up to £22500 per annum + GBP £22,500 per annum,
Permanent
Job description

Recruiting for a Specialist Behaviour Support Worker to join our Learning Disability Service in Tower Hamlets!

GBP £22,500 per annum, working 40 hours per week, plus 25 days Annual Leave, Pension schemes, Staff discounts, healthcare and more.

Key Responsibilities:

This is not an exhaustive list of all the duties and responsibilities that may be required from time to time and is subject to change in accordance with the needs of Look Ahead.

Behaviour Analysis:
-You are liable to observing and monitoring the customer's behaviours, the duration, the intensity, and the damage, as well as factors that may alleviate or trigger the behaviour
-You are responsible in planning appropriate intervention to modify and resolve the behaviour
-You require superb interpersonal and relationship skills and must have the capacity to handle psychologically behavioural changes
-You understand and collaborate with the different support organizations accessible in the community
-You exhibit a concrete basis in behavioural analysis
-You will have ability and skill to present and feedback to other professionals in a formal settings
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-Undertake any other duties consistent with the grade and nature of the post as may be reasonably assigned

Person Specification:

-Enjoys social interaction and the company of others, joins in local activities to encourage customer involvement
-Exudes a warm friendly presence and open behaviour
-Prefers working as part of a group or team
-Is fundamentally calm and resilient, does not let emotion adversely affect them or obscure their judgement
-Has a practical and logical mind and is naturally well organised
-Thrives on change and enjoys dynamic diverse environments
-Is confident with high levels of self-esteem
-Is respectful, articulate and sensitive in style of communication
-Is motivated towards excellence and improvement of personal performance with a can do attitude
-Ability to cope positively with challenging and diverse behaviour

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

Essential:

-NVQ Level 2 or equivalent
-Minimum 2 years of experience working with customers with Autism/Behaviour that challenges

Desirable:

-A full driving Licence

If your application for this role is unsuccessful, but we feel that you would be suitable for another role, we may contact you to discuss alternative opportunities. If this occurs you would not need to submit another application for the alternative role.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion at work and are accredited with Silver in the Inclusive Employers Standard 2021. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

More about Look Ahead Care and Support

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Posted on: 26 January 2022
Closed date: 23 February 2022 at 10:48
Job ref: REQ003182
Tags: Support Worker