Welfare Officer

Location: Barnet, Greater London, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: PE11318926
Salary: €95 - €120 per day
Job Published: 15 days ago
My client is an Ofsted rated Outstanding academy based in the north London Borough of Barnet, they require an experienced Welfare Officer to join their team on a temporary basis with the potential to go permanent for the right candidate.

The position is due to start in September and you must have previous or similar experience in an education or NHS environment, including the administration of first aid.

The use of SIMS is desirable but not essential.

Responsibilities:
• Facilitate the medical provision for students
• Supervise sick and injured students
• Contribute to the first aid and well-being of the students
• Manage individual health care plans for appropriate students
• Administer medication, as agreed with parents and Health and Safety policies and procedures
• To promote behaviour and inclusion amongst students
• Counsel students and offer confidential advice on health-related issues
• Liaise with health agencies and social workers
• Work with both individuals and groups of students on health-related issues
• Update individual students learning plans and targets

Please note to apply for this role it is essential you are based in the UK, hold QTS and DBS.