Residential Support Worker

£8.60 - 9.60 per hour
05 Jul 2017
04 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
SEND RSW / Special Educational Needs Residential Support Workers Required in Telford.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for SEND RSW / Special Educational Needs Residential Support Workers in an outstanding and modern Special Needs school and residential home in Telford. This beautiful school has been rated "Outstanding" by OFSTED and has fantastic facilities for the students and staff including gardens, a soft play room and cinema room.

The school is for young adults aged 8 - 19 who have various abilities, from autism and moderate learning difficulties to complex and profound needs. The post requires talented SEND RSW / Special Educational Needs Residential Support Workers who are flexible, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting young adults with educational needs. The team are welcome and friendly and are dedicated to the school and the students.

To work in this setting you MUST;

*Be comfortable providing personal care
*Have experience working in special needs settings
*Able to be flexible with shifts as during term time the shifts available are 7am - 9am and 3.30 - 8pm. There is the prospect of longer days during school holiday periods as well as waking night shifts.

The role will include working 1:1 with students and supporting them during their day before and after classes. This will include waking them and putting them to bed and supervising meal times .

You will be part of a great team and able to chaperone on some great days out with the students.

As a SEND RSW / Special Educational Needs Residential Support Worker through TeacherActive you will receive:

*Competitive rates of pay
*Support from a dedicated team of consultants
*An excellent referral scheme
*Opportunities to work within school settings

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS/ CRB check, identity checks and requires all applicants to supply good professional references. Please only apply if you are confident that you will pass this procedure. In return, we will offer leading industry rates, a no hassle payment scheme, a personal consultant for a one to one service - and a unique referral system.

TeacherActive has been awarded the Quality Mark to denote excellence in providing supply staff to schools. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services