London Borough of Camden
Hours: Sessional, to take place on a regular basis dependent on needs of the child and family
Contract: Permanent variable hours contract guaranteeing a minimum of 2 hours per week.
Closing date: 28 June 2019
PACE is a user-led, grass-roots charity founded in 2011 by a group of parents and play work professionals in Camden to establish high quality inclusive play services in the borough. We now operate a range of services for children aged 2-18 years. We enjoy strong links within the local community and employ a highly experienced, expert staff team. PACE aims to eliminate discrimination, promote equality of opportunity and provide the opportunity for children, young people and families to gain a greater understanding and acceptance of each other.
Rewarding opportunity to enhance the lives of children and young people with disabilities by provide positive activities in the community and making meaningful changes to their behaviour
Primary responsibilities will be supporting children and young people with disabilities who display behaviours which may be considered as challenging. While providing positive activities in the community you will develop strategies and techniques which will help to address those behaviours and improve their quality of life and those around them.
This would be an ideal position for staff currently working in schools as the hours are after-school, weekends and school holidays. Typically you would be working six hours/week, perhaps two after school sessions (2.5-3hrs each) or one weekend session (4-5hrs).
Sessions will be delivered in the local community or occasionally in the child’s home. Candidates will be given a full induction and training in Positive Behaviour support.
For more information download the job description below, or an informal discussion about the post call 020 7183 5120 (Ext. 4) Please note this post is subject to an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check and satisfactory references.