Support Worker - Residental SEN School - Lymington

£8 - £8.25 per hour
05 Jul 2017
04 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Academics are recruiting for experienced Support Workers to start ASAP to work in an SEN Residential School in the Lymington area. This is on a full-time basis working shifts from 7.30am-3pm and 3pm-10.30pm, 38 and 52 week a year contracts. This will involve some weekend work.

Please only apply if you are immediately available for work!

You will be required to work predominantly in the residential home which is on the same site as the school so may be required to support across the two. Experience of working in a school or care setting with children with SEN would be an advantage but not essential for the role.


* Have recent experience of supporting in a school setting
* Have a childcare/education related qualification e.g. CACHE 3 or NVQ3 in Childcare or Care
* Have experience of working with children with SEN/challenging behaviour
* Be able to show good behaviour management skills.
* Be immediately available full-time.
* Ideally be Southampton/Bournemouth based or happy to travel for work.
* Be friendly and open to new challenges.
* Qualifications such as Makaton, PECS, TeamTeach would be an advantage

The benefits of working through Academics include;

* Competitive rates of daily pay
* Local work in Southampton
* A consultant based in Southampton
* Teacher events and CPD opportunities throughout the year.

You will be required to undertake a DBS and ideally be able to show two recent good or outstanding observations. For those interested, please apply using the link provided.