Support Worker - Pupil Referral Unit

Location: Wiltshire
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: LD 18/11/2022 PRU
Salary: £10.90 - 12.50 per hour + PAYE/CPD/Refer a Teacher/TA Bonus £250
Job Published: 2 months ago

Protocol Education is recruiting an exciting Support Worker role based in an Pupil Referral Unit. The main aim of an Pupil Referral Unit is to give those students who struggle with mainstream education due to specific additional needs, or have been excluded, the best possible environment to access learning and achieve their potential.

The role would be wide ranging due to the nature of the students, however would mostly involve the supporting of students in lessons and carrying out extra interventions to help develop general understanding of topics and social and behavioural capabilities.

The Unit has an enriched curriculum that not only focuses on the National Curriculum and developing the students both educationally and socially, morally and culturally. As well as this, it also gives the students the opportunity to get out of the classroom with vocational lessons and opportunities, such as woodwork, cooking, gardening and many more.

 

Job Overview

-          Support students with varying behavioural and SEND issues through lessons and school life

-          Work as part of the SEND and wider teaching team

-          Maintain a strong level of behavioural management

 

What the School is Looking For

-          Previous experience of working with students with children and young people

-          Experience of working with children with behaviour and SEND 

-          Good level of behavioural management

-          Ability to build positive rapport with both students and staff

-          Resilient and nurturing presence and characteristics

-          Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing tasks/situations

 

What we Offer

-          £10.90 - £12.50 per hour depending on experience

-          PAYE so no hidden costs!

-          CPD opportunities – Team Teach, Cover Super Visor Training, CV Training

-          Free social and network events

-          Continued support from experienced education professionals

-          Refer a friend scheme! – £250 for every friend you refer to Protocol Education

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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