SEND Learning Support / TAs

Location: Shropshire
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11332727
Salary: £65 - £85 per day
Job Published: 19 days ago
Protocol are currently looking for a number of Care Workers in Shrewsbury, We are working closely with a children's home and school which provides education, care and therapeutic support for children and young people aged 9-19 years with severe and profound communication difficulties associated with conditions such as cerebral palsy, autism, brain injury and degenerative disorders.

Key Duties
• Providing exceptional high levels of care during all daily activities such as washing, dressing, socialising, learning, washing/personal care.
• Assisting with therapy sessions such as hydrotherapy and rebound therapy.
• Communicating effectively and building strong relationships that will empower the children and young adults are free to grow and develop
• Ensuring that the environment is safe, supportive and enjoyable
• Helping develop their learning and social skills wherever possible

Skills and Qualifications:

It is a tough yet totally rewarding role. Ultimately, we are looking for people with a passion to build relationships and positively change the lives of the children and young adults. So, whilst previous experience would be highly beneficial; it is not essential. What's more important to us is that you can demonstrate the right attitude to make a difference

Successful candidates are likely to demonstrate:
• Willingness to learn and to go the extra mile
• Ability to guide and encourage supportive independence when possible
• Exceptional communication skills and patience
• Resilient with a robust and positive nature
• Ability to be creative in meeting the needs of the young adults or children's needs
• Ability to work on a rota pattern- please note that this will typically mean working every other weekend

If you think this position sounds right for you please apply now!