Support Worker - Education, Scunthorpe

Vision for Education LtdScunthorpe
Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £65 - £80 per day
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: No

Support Worker

Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

£65 - £80 per day

Vision for Education is seeking to appoint a qualified Support Worker to join our successful supply teaching team and to work in special schools and Pupil Referral Units (PRU) based in Scunthorpe.

This a temporary supporting role due will be on a supply basis but with the possibility of longer term bookings. 

The role:

The desired Support Worker will be supporting the following pupils:

  • Students who have been excluded for anti-social behaviour and emotional and behavioural difficulties (EBD)
  • Student with special educational needs and disability (SEND)
  • Students with school refusal: a type of anxiety which prevents them from going to school

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience required for this position is 6 weeks working with children within the last 2 years.


To be considered for the position of Support Worker , you will:

• Have recent experience working with children

• Have knowledge and passion for working with challenging children

• Have the ability to plan and deliver inspiring lessons

• Be able to employ effective and dynamic behavioural management strategies

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo an Enhanced DBS check that is registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education:

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company TES Global.

What Vision for Education can offer:

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly through PAYE
  • FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online EduCare training packing worth £350
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Worker Regulations) to make sure you get paid what you deserve
  • £50 refer a friend bonus scheme
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria)
  • Pension Contributions (subject to qualifying period)
  • Access to a dedicated consultant who will provide ongoing support
  • Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drink

How to apply:

If you are  interested in taking on the role of a Support Worker and 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 via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact the Lincolnshire Branch.


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