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Positive Behaviour Support Assistant

  • Location:

    North West London, London

  • Sector:

    Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £80 - £95 per day

  • Contact:

    Fateha Awwal

  • Contact email:

    Fateha@reesoneducation.com

  • Job ref:

    025156_1584444279

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Duration:

    12

  • Expiry date:

    16 Apr 00:00

  • Startdate:

    02/09/2020

Positive Behaviour Support Assistant

We are recruiting for a Positive Behaviour Support Assistant to be based at an Ofsted Outstanding SEN School in Brent. The successful candidate will implement the 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 will need to swim and get into the pool for this post.

The Positive Behaviour Support Assistant will use their expertise to support predominantly in the following areas:

  • Functional Behaviour Assessment
  • Behaviour Support Planning (BSP)
  • BSP implementation (including practice workshops)
  • Incident analysis & debrief
  • Meetings and supervision

The ideal Positive Behaviour Support Assistant will:

  • Hold, or be working towards a formal qualification in: or Positive Behaviour Support i.e. PBS BTEC (advanced professional Diploma), BSc in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, MSc in Analysis and Intervention in Learning Disability, Applied Behaviour Analysis, Psychology. Board associate Certified Behaviour Analyst status is desirable, NOT essential
  • Hold Physical Intervention Training approved under the British Institute of Learning Disabilities (BILD) accreditation scheme to at least Instructor level (preferably PROACT SCIPr-UK)

In addition, the Positive Behaviour Support Assistant will be able to demonstrate:

  • A history of direct support experience with people with learning disabilities and/or ASC and Challenging Behaviour
  • A history in conducting assessment and developing, implementing and evaluating interventions for individuals presenting with Challenging Behaviours
  • A history of development and delivery of Positive Behaviour Support training
  • A history of working as part of a peripatetic team providing consultation to 'challenging behaviour' services
  • A history of reducing the use of restrictive practices