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Support Specialist in Croydon

  • Location: Croydon
  • Start date: 29 Apr 2019
  • Category: Primary
  • Job reference: PE11091509
  • Branch: London Primary South West
  • Consultant: Georgia Mackenzie
  • Call: 020 8971 1285
Job description
Primary Schools in Croydon are looking for Specialist Support workers to work with pupils with special needs. A successful candidate will have the right attitude alongside some experience in order to meet the demands of the role supporting SEN pupils. Most of the pupils are on the Autism spectrum, with additional needs, such a ADHD, SEMH, SLD and MLD. Some of the pupils have behaviour that is of a challenging nature, therefore you must have a resilient and firm-but-fair attitude.

There are roles to start immediately and continue through the academic year, both full time and part time.

You must be able to support and encourage pupils to develop both academically and socially. Unparalleled behaviour management skills are a must. If you have a background in Youth Work, Psychology, Sports (coaching), Art and Design and Music then this role is ideal for you.

The working hours are 8:30am - 3:30pm, up to 5 days a week. The school are looking to train the right candidate with the right resilient attitude.
If you have a DBS on the updated system then this is an advantage alongside relevant training, such as Team-teach Positive Intervention, Safe-guarding, and First Aid.

As a registered member of Protocol Education, you will be entitled to the following candidate benefits:
* Weekly Pay
* Access to regular training and CPD courses in your local area
* Dedicated Personal Consultant
* Loyalty Rewards Scheme

If you have the relevant experience and are looking for a new, challenging role, then please attach to your application an updated copy of your CV with a covering letter detailing your experience within similar roles or call 02089711296 for further information.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance
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