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Festina Lente in Bray, Co Wicklow have a job vacancy for a Community Connector and Day Service Facilitator for people with intellectual disabilities and behaviour support needs.
- To facilitate person centred planning in conjunction with Service Users and coordinate and evaluate the achievement of personal goals
- To act as an advocate and keyworker for service-users
- To develop and deliver relevant programmes/classes with an emphasis on community inclusion
- To support Service Users in accessing Education, Employment and Work Experience Opportunities
- To support Service Users to have meaningful social roles in their communities with an emphasis on Supported Employment
- To build and maintain excellent working relationships with Colleagues & Service Users
- To work in conjunction with the Training and Day Services Manager and team members to design, implement and review Support Plans for Service Users.
- To maintain and update records for Service Users in line with the Festina Lente Policy on Record Keeping
- To design, implement and review positive behaviour support plans and positive risk assessments
- To support Service Users to build up links in their communities
- To implement and review individual person centred plans in line with New Directions Policy
- To liaise with Service Users family members and /or support persons
- To liaise with other organisations/professionals as required
- To comply with the Health & Safety requirements of the organisation
- To attend residential three-day trip away with Service Users
- Attend staff meetings and training as required
Contract Type: Full Time Permanent Contract of Employment
Location: Old Connaught Avenue, Bray, Co Wicklow
Reporting to: Training & Day Services Manager
Hours: 39 hours per week
Working Week: Monday to Friday
Working Hours: 8.00am – 4.30pm
Closing Date for Applications: Friday 15th February 2019
Please go to https://festinalente.ie/job-vacancy-for-a-community-connector-and-day-service-facilitator/ for more details including our online application form and full job description.