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Behaviour Support Practitioner

Health Recruit Network
Closing date
11 Jul 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
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Behaviour Support Practitioner - Norfolk Area - Community - Up to £45,000 per annum - Plus Car Allowance!

Benefits of the role:

Competitive salary
Paid Breaks
Strong progression opportunities
Car allowance!
Competitive annual leave
Bank Holidays always off!
Pension contribution
Ongoing training
And much more.
Purpose & Aims of role:

To ensure people we support needs are met and appropriate development plans are in place by providing behaviour support and advice to the Operations Team.
Work closely alongside the support team to conduct functional behaviour assessments and service level assessments, develop positive behaviour support plans that enable therapeutic support to be delivered within the PBS framework. You will be responsible for managing a complex caseload, be able to prioritise and adapt according to the needs of the caseload.
Be involved closely in initial assessment and then transition work (often from hospital settings)
Deliver (where applicable) Safety Intervention and PBS training to the support teams.
To monitor, evaluate and minimise the use of restrictive practice and physicalintervention within Voyage Care Services.
Monitor and work towards improving the quality of life of the people we support.
Coach the support team how to deliver excellent support, using approaches such as Active Support.
Support the team to develop skills in monitoring and evaluating outcomes, for example using Periodic Service Review methods.
Work effectively in partnership with local external professionals.
Work effectively with families to develop supportive working relationships.
Develop and maintain close links with the Local Authority to engage with their PBS training and support initiatives.
Attend professional forums and ensure training and expertise is kept up to date.
Support the development and delivery of training programs designed for staff
Working both independently demonstrating initiative and also as part of a multi-disciplinary team

Bachelor's degree in Applied Behaviour Analysis or a related field (such as Positive Behaviour Support) with at least two years of applicable experience; or master's degree in applied Behaviour Analysis, or a related field (such as Positive Behaviour Support) with one year of professional experience, or Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Psychology or Equivalent Qualification.
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