Behaviour Support

  • Job Reference: 00045922-1
  • Date Posted: 23 November 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wolverhampton
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are looking for a full time Behaviour Support/PBS practitioner which focuses on positive behaviour support in the North and Midlands region. This role sits within the adult Quality Team/ Quality Improvement Team at CareTech. The role is remote however, it will involve travel and therefore, a driver would be essential.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
* Delivery of approved MAYBO PBS training to targeted staff teams
* Respond to PBS referrals and hold a caseload
* Management support, mentoring in PBS practice
* Devising systems and processes that support data driven decision making within the service.
* Embedding PBS practice and commitment
* Staff PBS practitioner development
* PBS implementation
* Review PBS plans and sign off
* Consult the BC where physical intervention is required
* Management support for dysfunctional staff teams
* Support for services in crisis
* Staff Practice Observation/ supervision and feedback
* MDT Participation and support
* PECS support
* Development of Communication aids/ implementation and embedding
* Staff communication- mentoring and embedding techniques
* Safeguarding investigation support
* Produce evidence of intervention
* Consult with the Consultant psychologist on all aspects of clinical work
The successful candidate will have:
* Experience of working with LD/MH client group
* PBS qualification
* PBS plan development and implementation
* Experience of training delivery/qualification
* Service management/ leadership confidence/ experience
* Can maintain own diary within a team
* Flexibility
Benefits of being a CareTech Employee:
Induction programme
Dedicated learning and development programmes
Access to a wide range of free online courses for all staff on a variety of topic
Free DBS check
Refer a friend scheme’ reward system - earn up to £250 per referral
Pension scheme
Annual Employee Awards Evening
Employee recognition schemes
Company Share Save Scheme
CareTech Foundation - Opportunity to apply for family & friend’s grants
About CareTech:
CareTech Community Services Ltd is a provider of specialist social care services supporting 5000 adults with a wide range of needs in more than 300 services across the UK.
Committed to the highest standards of care and governance, we provide innovative care pathways for people to live in community settings with learning disabilities, severe physical disabilities, autistic spectrum disorder, challenging behaviour, mental health, forensic needs and acquired brain injury within a range of settings including, supported living services, shared housing, residential services and outreach.
You may be aware of new regulations which require that anyone entering a CQC-regulated care home in England to be fully vaccinated subject to certain exemptions.
The Health & Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) Regulations 2021 were made on 22nd July and come into force on 11th November 2021