Title: Care Team leader/ Home School Manager
Nearest Train Station: Ely
Wage: Up to £40,000.00 gross per annum
Use of a car? Own car essential
Essential: Willingness to learn, common sense
Preferable: Background in teaching, experience supporting young people with special needs, epilepsy, autism awareness
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: 30 - 40 hours per week
About this client/child:
Robert, 18, is a happy and affectionate young man. He loves running in open spaces, swimming, horse riding and other physical activities. He also enjoys playing board games. Robert is autistic, has processing sensory disorder and epilepsy. Roberts is non-verbal and communicates with gestures and cards. He requires assistance with all aspects of personal care, daily activities and social skills.
Overview of role:me
We are seeking a proactive Team leader who will support Robert with his home education programme, assist him to access as much learning as possible and achieve, where possible, appropriate age-related targets. The candidate will use their initiative to develop, adapt and implement a specific learning programme for Robert’s learning needs and implement techniques from his therapists and family. You will be responsible for report writing, support, training, and management of Robert’s dedicated team and all necessary daily tasks as required. You will be an excellent team player and be able to work alongside Robert’s multidisciplinary team, his parents and personal assistants.
Who this job would suit:.
This job will suit an empathetic, caring and passionate candidate who enjoys working within a family home and providing 1:1 support. A truly rewarding position and opportunity to work with this fantastic young man and his dedicated team.
What’s great about this job:
You will gain new skills working with a client with autism and behaviour that may challenge. You will receive full training for Robert’s education plan and epilepsy. Fantastic role for candidates who would like to progress in their career and gain team leading/management experience. Safe and friendly environment. The family are operating as a bubble and require all members of their team to adhere to government guidelines for Covid 19.
Client/Family met by Snap?
No. We are working in association with a private client/case manager on this vacancy; they will be carrying out all recruitment, including shortlisting and interviewing. By applying for this vacancy, you agree to Snap Care sending your CV and contact details directly to our client for their consideration. Please see our website for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.
Kamila is recruiting for this role
or 020 7729 2200
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