Special Educational Needs Enterprise Assistant

MK Christian Foundation
Milton Keynes
£16000/annum pro rata
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
This is a practical, hands-on role that could involve anything from cooking to horticulture, childcare to cycle maintenance!

Special Educational Needs (SEN) Enterprise Assistant
Job type: Permanent, Part-time, (Term-time, 26 hours a week)
Salary: £16,000 per annum, pro-rata
Location: Milton Keynes

Foundation Training provides innovative learning opportunities, within social enterprises, for young people who have struggled in more traditional education and training settings.

We use our social enterprises to help young people to:
- Build their confidence and self esteem
- Develop vocational, employability, social and life skills
- Gain vocational and employability qualifications
- Grow skills and achieve qualifications in Maths and English
- Identify the next steps towards more independent living

Job Purpose 
You will support young people with Special Educational Needs (SEN) to engage in our social enterprise activities by:
- Working alongside the young people in one or more of our social enterprises
- Encouraging learning and the building of skills
- Assisting with the capture evidence of achievement and skills acquisition
- Supporting our appraisal and progress review processes
- Ensuring the safety of young people while under your supervision

Key requirements

You will:
- Have knowledge and experience of supporting young people with special educational needs
- Ideally have practical experience of one of the following: Cooking,
- Horticulture, Cycle Maintenance and/or Childcare
- Have good communication skill and be confident in relating effectively to a wide range of people
- Have good administrative skills
- Be flexible and good at working under pressure
- Have good Maths and English
- Be a strong team player
- Be positive, hopeful, creative and solution focused

If you would like to apply for this position, please click the apply button and attach your CV and covering letter, it will be sent automatically to us.

This position requires an enhanced DBS check.

No agencies please