We are recruiting for someone to join the bemix Life Choices team in the role of…

Life Choices Coach (Supporter)

3 hours a week, working either Monday or Saturday.

Opportunity to increase hours in the future at other locations across kent.

Flexible contract.

Hourly rate: £10.58 per hour + holiday pay accrual

Locations: Herne Bay, with the opportunity of additional hours in the future in locations across Kent.

What does a life choices coach role entail?

Life Choices Coaches support people with autistic spectrum conditions and people with multiple and complex support needs to fulfil their dreams and ambitions as independently as possible.

 

We need someone who has:

  • Experience of working in a co-produced and person-centred way.
  • Experience of working with people with autistic spectrum conditions and/or multiple and complex support needs. You must be able to demonstrate an understanding of how to communicate well, how to listen to people especially if they do not use words to communicate, and how to communicate without patronising people.
  • Great organisation and problem-solving skills.
  • The ability to be sensitive and tactful but also able to give an honest opinion.
  • A calming presence and can be confident and adaptable.

Experience working with people with autistic spectrum conditions and/or multiple and complex mental health support needs is essential. 

Closing date for applications: Midnight, Sunday 21st August 2022.

Shortlisting: Monday 22nd August 2022.

Interviews: Friday 26th August 2022. Location: TBC. 

We will contact everyone by the end of the day on Tuesday 23rd August 2022.   

 To apply, download a copy of the Job Pack, here.

After reading it carefully, please apply online: https://www.bemix.org/apply-for-a-job

Once your application has been reviewed, we will make contact by email to let you know whether you will be invited for an interview.

For enquiries please email: [email protected] 

No agency contact, please. You will be required to declare all past convictions, whether spent or not, as this post is exempt from The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1984. You will also be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS Check.

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