Mental Health Support Worker
- Immediate start through Vision for Education supply agency or January 2019 start
-£65 - £75 per day
Vision for Education are looking to recruit a Mental Health Support Worker to work on a 1:1 basis with students who have Social, Emotional, Mental Health difficulties (SEMH) in a setting based in Huddersfield. This is an outstanding setting that cater for the needs of children who have been excluded from mainstream Education. This is a challenging yet rewarding position and has the potential to go permanent for the right candidate. The ideal Mental Health Support Worker will be able to work well under pressure and have the ability to build a rapport with young learners.
The Mental Health Support Worker School will have excellent knowledge of working with young learners in similar settings, and ideally will have worked with children with challenging behaviour. The desired Mental Health Support Worker will be team teach trained however this is not essential as Vision offer regular CPD training at no cost at all.
To be considered for the position of the Mental Health Support Worker role you must:
Have experience supporting young learners in similar settings
Hold a Team teach qualification (not essential as we offer CPD training)
Have a genuine desire to make a difference in vulnerable young learners lives
Have a passion to help children achieve their full potential
At Vision for Education we take our responsibilities to our practitioners seriously and our aim is to ensure you are well supported and rewarded for your efforts. As part of the Vision for Education team, and as an Mental Health Support Worker you will receive:
Excellent daily rates paid weekly through PAYE
Support throughout your placements
Access to a dedicated SEND consultant 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Unparalleled daily rates
Access to free CPD such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and Moving and Handling qualifications
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Worker Regulations) to make sure you get paid what you deserve
£50 reward every time you recommend a colleague
Pension Contributions (subject to qualifying period)
Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drink
If you are a qualified Mental Health Support Worker who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment then we want to hear from you.
Apply today or for more information on this and other teaching opportunities across Vision for Education contact the Specialist SEND team, at the Huddersfield branch on 01484 642928.