Job Reference: CLKTM Expires: 27th November 2017
My Mother will be your employer so you will be guided and supervised by her.
I am a boy of 11 and live with my mum in Stratford.
I have Asperger’s syndrome and ADHD so I am very active and like to be on the move most of the time.
I do not like loud noises or crowds.
I like to do sport under my own terms, enjoy cooking, swimming and I am a very good mimic. I enjoy watching YouTube videos and classic TV. I like the company of males.
Keep me safe at all times
To be aware of where I am and what I am doing
Ensure doors and windows are locked when I am at home
Make drinks and snacks and light meals (my mum will direct you regarding what I can eat in my diet)
Ensure you stay with me at all times when I am drinking and eating as I can choke so I need full supervision during this time.
Support me to go out in the community and access local activities and events
I need support to cross roads safely
You need to have a flexible approach to meet my needs
Be patient, supportive, caring and positive with a good sense of humour.
Be honest, reliable and trustworthy.
Knowledge and experience of working with children who have Asperger syndrome and ADHD is desirable.
Clear communication skills
Able to remain calm in stressful situations
Flexibility and good availability
The ability to think on your feet
This job description is not exhaustive and should be taken only as a general outline of the duties of the postholder. It may be reviewed and varied periodically with due notice
Varied times required.
Days required: Week ends during term time and weekdays & weekends during holidays.