My client who specialise in supporting adults with autism within a residential setting, are looking for a number of experienced support staff to assist them with their day to day routine. You will be assisting and teaching them life skills, supporting them during social activities encouraging them to fully participate in society.
Responsibilities and Duties
Duties will include:
Providing personal care upon request
Support during social activities
Support during family visits
Support during medical appointments
Updating and following care plans
The candidates may present challenging behaviour so you must be able to remain calm and have the appropriate skills to deescalate the situation.
Qualifications and Skills
You must have experience working with young people within a residential setting.
You must hold all of your mandatory training or be willing to complete this.
You will ideally have intervention training these may include MAPA, Proacscipetc although this is not essential
You must have a DBS registered on the update service or be willing to undergo and enhanced disclosure prior to commencement of work