Youth Worker Required in Croydon - September 2019

Location: Bromley
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: PE11174394
Salary: £65 - £90 per day
Job Published: 2019-08-13T10:16:04.337Z
Protocol Education's Secondary South West branch are currently looking for a Youth Worker to be based within a school in Croydon. You will be working with children aged from 11-16 who are at risk of being excluded from their mainstream school.
You will work from a site based in Central Croydon during term time between the hours of 8.30-3.30pm. The role is classroom based as part of the learning team, to assist these young people in developing the skills to integrate back into their mainstream school.
These children have more often than not come from troubled backgrounds and as a result deal with associated social and emotional issues.
We look for:

• Experience working with young people, preferably in Youth Centres or residential children's homes
• Previous experience with challenging behaviours
• Calm but positive personality
• Skills to empower young people to make them believe they can achieve
• Excellent listening skills
• Maths and English GCSE as a minimum

Some of the benefits working with Protocol Education are:
ØAllocated your own dedicated consultant
ØAbility to update your diary and timesheets online
ØA variety of positions to suit your needs
ØCompetitive rates of pay
ØFriendly and helpful team who are willing to help with directions and queries
ØFun and creative social events throughout the year

All candidates who register with Protocol Education will be required to have an enhanced DBS which is on the update service. If you do not already hold one you can apply through us at a cost of £44.00.