Executive Assistant vacancy

We are recruiting for a part time Executive Assistant to support our CEO and the Restraint Reduction Network. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about ensuring everyone can enjoy the same rights and opportunities and is committed to working alongside people with lived experience. If you’re successful, the hours are flexible and remote working … Read more

Discounted early bird tickets now out for this year’s International PBS Conference

Booking is now open for Bild’s International Positive Behaviour Support Conference 2022, taking place at the Bristol Marriott Hotel on 21st and 22nd June – with discounted early bird tickets currently available for both online and in-person delegates. In addition, pre-conference events on 20th June will include the CAPBS Coaches Network and the International Journal … Read more

Bild to host virtual sessions at the Association for Positive Behaviour Support (APBS) international conference in April

On April 14th, the Association for Positive Behaviour Support’s international conference will see Bild and our European APBS colleagues host a session on day two of the European Virtual Strand themed School-wide PBS Support in UK Schools. The session will run between 3-6pm (Central European Summer Time). Presenters will include Professor Edwin Jones – Bild’s … Read more

Free family carer webinar – Tuesday 5th April! Discussing the link between behaviours of concern and communication, alongside the role of Communication Passports

Are you a family carer? Join us this Tuesday (5th April 2022) for a free webinar to discuss the link between behaviours of concern and communication, alongside the role of Communication Passports. The Communication Passport gives a voice to the voiceless, and enables those being supported and those providing support to have a two-way conversation that … Read more

Free family carer webinar – Thursday 24th March! Sleep: understanding sleep issues and promoting sleep hygiene

Are you a family carer? Join us this Thursday (24th March 2022) for a free webinar to discuss sleep issues and ways to promote good sleep hygiene. Has your child never learned to sleep through the night? Is your family chronically sleep deprived as a result of this? All children can learn to sleep and although … Read more

Updated definition of PBS is released in IJPBS special issue

An updated UK definition of Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) has been released today, as part of a special issue of the International Journal of Positive Behaviour Support (IJPBS). Featuring in an open access paper, the ‘Positive Behavioural Support in the UK: A State of the Nation Report,’ reflects on key issues and PBS developments that … Read more

Bild International Positive Behaviour Support Conference 2022

Bild is pleased to announce that the next International Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) Conference will take place in Bristol on the 20, 21 and 22 June 2022. The theme for this year’s conference will be Co-Production: Giving the power back, and attendees will have the option to attend either in-person, or online. We believe that PBS … Read more

New job role to help co-ordinate Buddies for people in secure hospitals

Working with West Midlands NHS Provider Collaborative, we are piloting a project called ‘Buddies’. This important project matches people with lived experience to support someone that is detained in a secure hospital by befriending, advocating and listening. Buddies are people with lived experience of autism, learning disabilities, secure psychiatric care and restrictive practices, who now … Read more

Local Initiatives from LeDeR Learning Webinar: Book your place now

A new webinar is coming soon from the Greater London Community Learning Disability and Autism Community of Practice! Taking place on 24th February 1-2.30pm, the free webinar – Local Initiatives from LeDeR Learning – will explore the local initiatives and practical solutions that have derived from the LeDeR reviews, to improve care and prevent premature mortality amongst learning disability and … Read more

What does Community Inclusion mean? Sunderland People First workshop 14th February 2022

Self-advocates from Sunderland People First have designed and delivered a series of workshops looking at what Community Inclusion means. Invitations are open now to their next Community Inclusion workshop 14.2.22, 2-4pm (delivered on Zoom). The interactive session will be delivered by trainers who have a learning disability and are open to everyone. Sunderland People First … Read more