Home school programme for special needs teenager Job at People Plus Independent Living Services in Ely

Job Description

This young man, 17, is a happy and affectionate. He loves running in open spaces, swimming, horse riding and other physical activities. He is autistic, has sensory processing disorder (SPD) and suffers from epilepsy. He is non-verbal and communicates with gestures and cards. He requires assistance with all aspects of personal care, daily activities, and social skills.

We are seeking a Team manager who will support with his home education programme, assist him to access as much learning as possible and achieve, where possible, appropriate targets set with parents. The candidate will use their initiative to adapt and implement a specific programme for his learning needs and implement techniques from his therapists and family to meet the needs of his EHCP. You will be responsible for report writing, support, training and management of his dedicated team and all necessary daily tasks as required. You will be a passionate teacher and an excellent communicator. You will be creative and have the ability to think outside the box when it comes to teaching. You will be excellent team player and be able to work alongside this young person’s multidisciplinary team, his parents, and personal assistants.

This job will suit an energetic, 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 you man and his dedicated team.

COVID-19 considerations: This role is working in a family home where hygiene and sanitation are an essential element of the role.

Driver required? Essential

Use of a car? Own car essential

Essential: Willingness to learn, full training will be provided

Preferable: Background in teaching, experience supporting young people with special needs, epilepsy, autism awareness, Son-Rise, Intensive interaction, RPM, SPD.

Start Date: ASAP

Please apply via email with a forwarding letter to [email protected]

About Company

Company: People Plus Independent Living Services

Company Location:  Ely

Job Category: Healthcare Jobs, Health & Medicine Jobs

About People Plus Independent Living Services