Experienced Home Support Assistant for teenage boy with Autism in South Dublin
Energetic and experienced professional required to support our son in leisure, personal care, health and vocational / community programmes during weekends.
He is 17 years old, highly verbal and gentle with no aggressive challenging behaviour.
You should be familiar with running and supporting social inclusion programmes for individuals with Autism and be prepared to be actively involved in physical activities (gym & sports) as well as independence training in the community (shopping etc).
Ideally you will have a teaching or psychology background and have knowledge of ABA principles. You will have the support of a Behaviour Plan developed by a Behaviour Specialist who works with our son on a regular basis.
Approx 15 hours per weekend (Saturday’s & Sunday’s). Extra hours available during school holidays & Bank holidays etc.
Hourly rate paid in accordance with experience.
Please send CV and application letter via email to firstname.lastname@example.org