Educational Outreach Worker
- 80- 90 per day depending upon experience
- Contract through Vision for Education - full time to start September 2019
This full time 33 hour Educational Outreach Worker post is based in the Kirklees area and will require a Full Driving Licence and access to your own vehicle for the proper fulfilment of the role. Business mileage will be paid.
The Educational Outreach Worker post will involve travel between schools, young people’s homes and a range of provisions and learning environments. This is a post for a candidate with demonstrable previous experience of working with vulnerable learners
An understanding of SEND, Trauma, Attachment, factors that impact a young person’s development, happiness, mental health, sense of security, self-esteem and outward behaviour that may challenge on a daily basis
Knowledge of effective strategies for working with the above
A Commitment to repair, rebuild, provide second chances, fresh starts, no judgement and have high expectations of what young people can achieve
Foster confidence and self esteem
You should be a brilliant role model with a positive mindset, able to provide appropriate academic challenge
Encouraging, resilient, calm, caring personality and excellent communication skills with young people, carers and outside agencies
Driven and determined to make a difference and work to the best of your ability
Due to the remit and responsibility of this role, the post is suitable for a Grade 3 candidate or above.
A FULL UK DRIVING LICENCE IS ESSENTIAL.
Vision for Education are a trusted partner of Special Educational Needs Schools, Alternative Provisions, Designated Provisions and PRUs across West Yorkshire the North and beyond!
In order to be considered for this role we will need to be able to obtain at least 2 performance references. These should cover placements or previous employment related to the experience outlined above.
We have a strong record of securing permanent or contracted posts for our staff where available. Vision for Education are proud to be regarded as a high quality provider of Special Educational Needs Teachers and Support Staff.
You can expect a warm, friendly and knowledgeable service, and opportunities to expand your skills and develop your experience in a supportive well managed way.
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 must be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check. This must be registered with 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 offer
As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:
Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and accredited online EduCare training package comprising 31 courses
Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.
Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply
Apply today via this website, or contact our Huddersfield SEND team for an initial discussion regarding this role on 01484 642928 or firstname.lastname@example.org