1:1 Support Worker, Kirklees

Vision for Education LtdKirklees
Date posted:
Start date: Flexible start dates
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £70 - £80 (per day)
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

1:1 Support Worker

  • **Kirklees Specialist School Setting (Not a mainstream School)**
  • 9 – 16 year olds
  • Hours are between 8am – 8pm
  • Term time only
  • High Standards
  • Immediate start or January 2020 start (Vision are flexible on start date)
  • Temp to perm through Vision for Education (dependant on candidate feedback and reference checks)
  • £70 - £80 per day dependant on experience 

Vision for Education are currently working with an Alternative setting who are looking for a 1:1 support worker to join their highly rated ‘Ofsted’ setting in Kirklees. 

This position is working full time on a 1:1 basis with a young Vulnerable student who displays challenging behaviours as a result of intense trauma. The ideal candidate will have experience working with vulnerable children / challenging young people or a similar setting. You must be enthusiastic and have the ability to build a rapport with students, be resilient, flexible and be able to think fast on your feet to adapt to challenging situations.

This alternative setting caters for students from KS2 – KS5 who are no longer in a mainstream educational setting and require extra support in their daily school routine. Team teach is desirable however not essential as we can offer full training FREE OF CHARGE.

The desirable 1:1 support worker will be prepared to complete essential training prior to starting in this setting. This particular position is to start immediately on full time basis however there could potentially be the option of being part time.

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 a 1:1 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 passionate 1:1 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 today! Relevant experience working with children or young people is essential for this role in the past few years!

Huddersfield SEND Team - 01484 642928 or chloe.talboys@visionforeducation.co.uk


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