PBS Practitioner – Positive Behaviour Support – Learning Disabilities
Adult Residential Homes
£35,000 – £40,000 per annum flexible depending on experience
Ammanford, South Wales
Are you a PBS professional wanting to collaborate with a team of dedicated managers in a Learning Disability Home?
Are you wanting to be part of one residential service, feel the tangible improvements you have made alongside the management team?
Do you want to work for a renowned care provider with the best quality of care provided in South Wales?
Compass Associates are pleased to be working with a well-established and rapidly growing provider of Mental Health and Learning Disability services in South and West Wales. We are looking for a PBS Practitioner who has experience with Learning Difficulties, Autism, and challenging behaviour to be at the heart of its PBS core practice within their Ammanford service.
This exciting role involves conducting assessments, developing and implementing Positive Behaviour Support interventions for those with Challenging Behaviour. You will work as part of the peripatetic team and provide consultation to a dedicated service. You will also provide PBS training, practice leadership, supervision and mentoring to colleagues.
The service boasts an excellent reputation, equivalent of Good with CIW.
40 hours per week – working 8AM – 4PM with flexibility to the needs of the service
The position is commutable from Llanelli, Carmarthen, Swansea and Llandeilo
– PBS Level 4 or Level 5 (BTEC) Qualification
£29,000 salary for those in a Level 4 and £35,000 – £40,000 to those with a Level 5 qualification
You can also be supported to develop to a Level 5 if starting on the 4
– Positive Behaviour Management (ABMU) trainer
– Experience of writing PBS plans, taking incident briefs and de-briefs
– Experience working in a similar Challenging Behaviour, Learning Disability and Mental Health setting
– Understanding of Mental Health Act and other relevant legislations
– A role model, providing exemplary support and advice to promote good practice
– Exceptional communicator, team player, empathetic and excellent people skills
– Clear DBS / CRB
To apply, or for more information and an informal discussion please contact Ani Abello at 02394 214 482 or email [email protected]
Compass Recruitment Solutions is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer a £200 John Lewis voucher for a successful recommendation following the completion of probation/rebate.
Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments.