Support Worker, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring soon

Leeds College of BuildingLeeds

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £15,466 - £17,560 per annum pro-rata
Contract term: Permanent



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Hours: Full time & Fractional (38 weeks per year) & Variable 

Salary: £15,466 - £17,560 per annum pro-rata  

As an award-winning college, we are always looking for exceptional staff to join our team. We truly value our support staff who have a key role in supporting and developing our students.  

We are currently looking to recruit dynamic and experienced Behaviour Support Workers to join our team of education specialists supporting students with emotional, behavioural and social difficulties who are taking their first steps towards a career in the construction industry.

You will have experience of working to promote positive behaviour in a school, PRU, college or residential care setting and be committed to restorative practice. Duties will include working with students 1:1 and in small groups in vocational areas, supporting access to enrichment activities, liaising with teachers and families/ carers, contributing to progress reviews and promoting independence. An understanding of strategies for Emotional Coaching and Team teach training would be an advantage.

You should possess 5 GCSES grade A*-C including English Language and Maths or an equivalent qualification.  

In return, we offer a warm and welcoming college with an excellent benefits package that includes:

• A well-respected pension scheme (West Yorkshire Pension Fund)

• Free parking at all our College sites (on a first come first served basis)

• Family friendly policies and opportunities for flexible working

• Superb opportunities for training and development

So, if you’d like to be part of a unique organisation that supports one of the largest and most diverse employment sectors in the UK, we’d love to hear from you. 

Please note that all applications should be completed online.  Please visit the vacancies section of our website at   CV’s will not be accepted. 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 24 April 2019 at 4pm 

Please note this position is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The College is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. It is also committed to the ‘Prevent Duty’ and the requirement to prevent people being drawn into terrorism and expects all staff to share these commitments.

More about Leeds College of Building
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: North Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7QT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 113 222 6000
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Following incorporation on 1 April 1993, the College became independent of the Local Education Authority and is now mainly funded, approximately (75%) directly through the Learning and Skills Council (LS...