Youth Worker for Primary PRU

Tradewind Recruitment
15 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Tradewind are recruiting! Do you have experience working in a youth environment and looking for new challenge in a Primary in Eccles?

Tradewind Recruitment are looking for an experienced youth worker with great behaviour management skills to join a thriving Primary Pupil Referral Unit in Eccles. The role is to start after Easter for one term initially with potential to go permanent. This is full time role with salary expectation of £55 - £70 a day dependant on experience.

The PRU is adjoined to a mainstream primary school in the heart of Salford. The PRU is 1 of 4 sites catering for primary aged pupils who are unable to attend mainstream school. They aim to provide a creative and exciting, inclusive curriculum for all pupils.

We are looking for:
• Calm and approachable personality who can be innovative to support pupil needs
• Have great behaviour management skills
• Team Teach trained
• Experience working with challenging behaviour
• Ability to work under pressure

As youth worker you will be supporting the class teacher or at times working 1:1 with intervention. You will be working holistically across 2 classes providing support. You may be asked to lead intervention sessions for pupils and support in out door activities.

The school is local to Eccles tram stop with a further 15 minute walk, alternatively there is ample secure parking on site.

In return the school offers:
• The school has its own therapeutic gardening area for pupils
• Opportunities within to lead intervention projects that you are passionate about
• Access to sensory rooms
• A supportive team of SLT and teaching assistants
• Continuous CPD

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

• We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
• We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
• Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
• Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
• Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
• Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
• Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

The essentials:
To join us and be successful in this Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
• Hold a Level 2 Teaching Assistant or equivalent qualification
• This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
• Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
• You must have the legal right to work in the UK

For further information please contact Pindi on (Apply online only) or forward a copy of your CV

Suitable applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with Tradewind.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer

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