Job Reference: SATHC Expires: 30th June 2018
Job Purpose: To be part of making a difference to a 14 year old girl (nonverbal) who lives in her autistic world. To provide specialist support and understanding in creating an environment which is safe and familiar. To provide a person centred approach with the aim of developing life skills. To work alongside mum in providing individual bespoke support.
Knowledge and understanding of barriers relating to young people with a diagnoses of autism
A commitment to a service which provides support to vulnerable children, which is respectful and according to her wishes.
Interact and participate with the development of self-help skills to supporting to her to reach her potential for independence.
Provide stimulating play/communication opportunities to encourage development and ways of expressing her needs/wants.
Flexible and innovative approach to working
Significant proven experience of working with children
Knowledge of the dynamics and impact of supporting a child with autistic traits.
Flexible and negotiable to successful candidates