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SEN Support Worker

  • Posted: 21-01-2020
  • Category: SEN
  • Location: Telford
  • Type: Part-time / Contract
  • Salary: 9.91 - 11.48 per hour
Smile Education is a leading recruitment service for schools in Staffordshire and Shropshire. Our partner school in Telford is currently looking for Support Workers to join the Special Education Needs (SEN) department in as soon as possible.
About the role:
  • Supporting students (aged 16 +) with SEN in their work placements
  • Have a caseload of around 2-3 students and visit their workplace on a timetable
  • Monitor and evaluate the progress of students on their placements
  • Assist students in overcoming personal boundaries and developing social and life skills
  • Part-time role with two evening shifts required - potential to continue for the right person
About the school:
  • Highly regarded education establishment
  • The role will not be based full time at the school but instead at varying places of work (this means the ability to drive is preferred)
  • Provides support and professional development for all staff
  • Easily accessible from Telford, Shropshire, Wolverhampton, and the surrounding areas
About you:
  • Have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build a quick rapport with students
  • Have experience working with young people with Special Education Needs and Disabilities
  • Similar experience working as a support worker or mentor/coach is preferred
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Able to obtain suitable references and a DBS check
About Smile Education:
  • ·Be part of our team of supply teachers and take part in events such as ‘Supply Teacher of the Year’ awards, Annual Family Day and free Christmas drinks to celebrate everybody’s hard work
  • Receive regular CPD, training, and support from your Smile consultant
  • Fantastic rates of pay for both day to day and long term cover
  • Complete confidentiality and guidance
  • Work collaboratively with your education consultant who lives in and works with the schools in your area
We are looking to recruit people for this role within the next couple of weeks, please get in touch as soon as possible if you are interested in this exciting opportunity!

To apply for the position immediately, please send your CV via this website.

If you'd like to find out more, please phone Charnice on 01543 404788.

Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.


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