Support Worker

Job Type:
Job Sector:
North West
£10 to £10.50 per hour
Salary Description:
�10.00 - 10.50 per hour
Teaching Personnel
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We are looking for flexible staff to work as Support Workers throughout the academic year, at a secondary SEN specialist school in the Bolton area.

The School

The school caters to students age 11-19 and allows support throughout their transition into adulthood.
The students study an adapted and varied curriculum which is heavily focused on functional and life skills, promoting confidence, maturity and independence.

The needs of the students vary from mild, moderate to severe learning and physical difficulties, predominantly Autism Spectrum Condition.

The Role

Your role as Support Worker begins at 8.30am, and you will support an assigned student throughout their school day until 3.30pm.
In the classroom you will ensure they are interacting and socialising appropriately, understand the work or activity and their behaviour is appropriate for the environment.
Having a knowledge of Autism Spectrum Condition (or general SEN) would be ideal to help you understand the needs and behaviours of the students you work with. Any experience in education or childcare is also welcome.
Your attitude needs to be enthusiastic and non-judgemental, with a passion for care and supporting children's development. You will need to be patient and calming, but also conscientious as attention to detail is key for the well-being of the students.

Please be aware all applicants MUST have a child only workforce DBS, which is registered to the update system or be willing to apply for one.

Teaching Personnel

Teaching Personnel can offer a number of benefits such as:

* Sector specialist consultants in SEN, Primary and Secondary who have backgrounds in education and teaching
* 80% off training courses through our unrivalled CPD Academy
* Exclusive access to our PSA Schools, who use us as their preferred staffing supplier
* Online access to payslips, diary and time sheets
* Weekly wages through PAYE; your quoted earnings will be your exact take home pay and 12.7% holiday pay inclusive in the hourly rate

If this sounds like a role you could really excel in, please apply with your CV.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for 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.

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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 0161 242 1798
Contact: Annie Masters-Parmar

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