Mental Health Support Worker (School), Wakefield

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Vision for Education LtdWakefield

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £70 - £85 (per day)
Contract term: Temporary

Mental Health Support Worker (School)

Wakefield PRU

January 2019 start

Long term supply vacancy - potential to go permanent for the right candidate

We are working with a setting requiring specialist Mental Health Support Worker (School) staff on a full time, long term basis.

Mental Health Support Workers work closely with students and teachers supporting students’ daily activities, well being, behaviour and pastoral needs.

The Mental Health Support Worker (School) role is a demanding one that requires great skill, people skills, patience, professionalism and resilience.

The Mental Health Support Worker will have previous experience and ideally, training in Mental Health, Psychology, SEMH, Supporting young people or Mentoring young people.

This is a Monday – Friday role based upon 35 hour working week (day times), however there is opportunity to work additional hours.

The Mental Health Support Worker (School) role commences initially on a temporary basis; there is potential for this opening to become permanent and for a need for a Mental Health Support Worker to join the staff team.

Applications for the temporary Mental Health Support Worker (School) role are handled by ourselves at Vision for Education.

You will initially be paid on a daily rate via PAYE from ourselves, subject to the usual deductions – Tax and NI.

There will be access to refresh your training with us free of charge!

You will have access to a supportive specialist consultant who has an in depth knowledge of the setting you are working in.

This Mental Health Support Worker (School) post commences in January, however we do also have some short term roles with an immediate start.

Please contact our friendly and helpful SEND team in Huddersfield today to apply for this new vacancy.


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