Special Needs Support Worker, Wakefield

Vision for Education LtdWakefield
Date posted:
Start date: February / March 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £8.78 - £12 (per hour)
Contract term: Supply

 Special Needs Support Worker - School based

Looking for a school hours role? 

Have experience  with children with special needs, adults with disabilities, childcare, nursery age, fostering, youth work or with those in care? 

We’d love to talk to you hear at Vision!

  • At present, we are recruiting for staff in the Pontefract  area to work in Special Needs Schools we work with. This particular role is for 5 days per week on an ongoing basis, with the potential to secure a contract, however we can also offer part time options.
  • In school there is never a dull moment! Your work will be varied and no two days the same. If you are looking for regular, sociable hours- we can offer term time work in school close to home.
  • Key attributes required include a calm demeanour, ability to work within different classes, and self confidence without being overbearing.

You will aim to encourage student’s independence, coping strategies and skills for life; be comfortable assisting students with Special Needs including mobility and physical development with feeding, changing, personal care, as well as classroom based tasks.

This is an important and responsible role . Support Staff are valued as an integral part of the school community. 

Specialist skills we value include Makaton, sign language, team teach training, moving & handling , rebound therapy,  first aid and peg feed training are also advantageous. VISION OFFER FREE CPD AND TRAINING

At Vision for Education you are paid a minimum of living wage, via PAYE. No fees, Payroll charges or unexpected deductions. Our Payroll is completed in house.

Please apply with your CV to chloe.talboys@visionforeducation.co.uk or for more detail please call our SEND team in Huddersfield today on 01484 642928


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