As an educational support worker, your aim is to support students with numeracy and literacy, lead one to one sessions developing self confidence and encouraging social interaction, teaching life skills such as cooking, washing and shopping. This specialist college provides an engaging and caring learning environment for special needs students aged 18 to 25.
The college takes pride in creating an environment that ensures students are welcomed and feel safe and that staff treat them well. The main purpose of the role will be to provide children and their families with the support, care and services they need to live happy, healthy and fruitful lives.
This is a full-time support position up until the end of the 2019/2020 academic school year, with a competitive salary.
• Leading one to one sessions
- Developing numeracy, literacy
- Teaching life skills such as cooking, gardening, shopping
- Developing self confidence and social interaction
For this role, you will have:
- Experience working in specialist schools or care backgrounds is beneficial
- Previous support work within a school or other child related experience
- An interest in supporting learners with special needs
Apply now with an up-to-date CV and all successful candidates will be contacted to progress their application.
Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00.