Senior Behavioural Practitioner

January 16, 2019 9:43 am

Posted 7 months ago

Senior Behavioural Practitioner

£28,000 – £30,000 per annum depending on experience

Full- Time 40 hours per week , Based in Croydon, Surrey


An opportunity has arisen to work for Frontier Support based in Croydon, Surrey for a Senior Behavioural Practitioner to provide a Positive Behaviour Support/Sensory Integration service to people with Learning Disabilities and Autistic Spectrum conditions.
Frontier Support provide specialist care and support to people with a variety of needs including Learning Disabilities, Autism, Asperger’s, Epilepsy, Mental & Physical Health issues and Challenging Behaviour.
You will be responsible for supporting the development of new business and supervising the behavioural assistants and practice leader team to ensure organisational policy is adhered to at all times.
Duties include:
  • Designing, implementing and monitoring PBS interventions that improve quality of life for the people we support.
  • Providing and ensuring that all staff deliver personalised support in accordance with individual plans.
  • Developing positive behavioural support plans for the people we support in partnership with them.
  • Reading and analysing incident reports and other documentation to ensure that plans are regularly updated.
  • Organising and running individual and team de-brief sessions following difficult incidents.
  • Identifying and actively engaging with issues and practices which require improvement or development.
  • Taking an active role in the design of new services to support an individual’s network.
  • Organising and delivering training and workshops and identifying group and individual learning and development needs.
Essential experience and skills required:
  • Recognised qualification in Learning Disabilities and Challenging Behaviour is essential.
  • Continual personal development/training in relation to PBS and similar.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office packages.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including delivering presentations.
  • Good organisational abilities.
  • Accuracy with an eye for detail.
  • Previous supervisory experience would be an advantage.
  • Recognised qualification in Applied Behaviour or similar is desirable but not essential.
If this sounds like the ideal role for you, we look forward to hearing from you.
In the first instance the application will be in the form of a CV and covering letter describing your experience and skillset, anyone shortlisted will be expected to complete a full application form.
Please send CV’s to or post to Frontier Support, 27-29 Brighton Road, Croydon, CR2 6EB
Due to large volumes of applications, we cannot always contact all applicants. If you do not hear from us within 10 days please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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