Support Worker - adults

Recruiter
Prospero Teaching
Location
Manchester
Salary
£7.50 - £8.00/hour
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Child Support Worker

Temporary to Permanent

£7.50 to £8.00 per hour

A fantastic opportunity has recently become available for the right individual to begin work as a support worker within a special needs school in Stockport. This role offers the successful applicant the opportunity to go onto a permanent contract with the college and becoming a true member of this lively and fast-paced environment.

As a support worker, you will:
- Support students between 3 and 19 years old who have profound and multiple learning difficulties as well as additional needs
- Encourage students to engage in creative subjects such as art and media
- Encourage and promote positive behaviour and learning
- Support staff in the moving, handling and personal care of students

The ideal support worker will:
- Have experience working with special needs
- Be comfortable with personal care, including washing and toileting
- Be willing to assist in moving, handling and hoisting of students
- Be confident and have excellent communication skills
- Have a maths and English GCSE

You will also need a child and adult DBS on the update service for this role. Applicants who do not have a DBS will be required to pay the £50 fee to have a new one processed.
To express your interest, please send a copy of your CV