Pupil Referral Unit Support Worker, West Yorkshire

Vision for Education LtdWest Yorkshire
Date posted:
Start date: Jan 2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: £65 - £85 (per day)
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Pupil Referral Unit Support Worker

  • PRU Support Worker
  • Pupil Referral Unit (PRU)
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Roles available in Kirklees, Wakefield, Calderdale and Bradford
  • Temporary to permanent roles available for the right candidate (subject to feedback)
  • Immediate or January 2020 start
  • £65 - £85 (per day dependant on experience) 

Vision for Education are currently working with Pupil Referral Units in the West Yorkshire areas (Kirklees, Calderdale, Wakefield and Bradford). They are looking for an experienced Support Worker's to start ASAP.

Experience in the past 2 years working with children, young poeple or adults is essential for this PRU Support Worker role through Vision for Education.

The schools cater for students with challenging behaviour, EBD and autism. They are all well equipped with good facilities and resources, which the staff make full use of to offer the best level of support to students. It is vital to the schools that a positive learning environment is created, where both the students and the staff enjoy learning and where there are opportunities for pupils to progress.

You will be expected to work within a small class to medium classes. There will be the correct ratio of staff to each class enabling all pupils to receive the right amount of care and support. Responsibilities include: managing pupils' behaviour, ensuring students engage with lessons, providing academic support and working under the instruction of the class teacher.

Key skills and experience needed for this PRU Support Worker role:

Experience working in specialist schools such as SEN schools or Pupil Referral Units.

Previous support work within a school or other child related experience.

Strong behaviour management and confident with challenging behaviour.

SEN experience is essential or working with children, young people or adults

One to one and small group work.

Professional manner.

Enthusiastic and friendly, yet firm approach.

Why Vision for Education:

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

Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £370.

Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

£50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.

Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

Please get in touch with our friendly and helpful SEND team in Huddersfield today for more information on this role or to apply simply send your CV - 01484 642928


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