Residential Learning Support Assistant

Recruiter
st elizabeth's centre
Location
Much Hadham
Salary
19334.0000
Posted
06 May 2017
Closes
05 Jun 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Residential Learning Support Assistant

37.5 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

(These involve a mixture of early and late shifts, working alternate weekends)

£19,334 - £20,019 per annum plus weekend enhancements and overtime opportunities

Trainee positions are also available at £17,682 per annum whilst we support you to achieve your first Level 3 qualification if you do not have these.

St Elizabeth’s is a non-maintained residential special school and registered Children’s Home with a specialism in Epilepsy and other complex needs.

If you feel you could support children and young people to develop their independence skills, and help them progress and achieve to their full potential then we would love to hear from you.

Your role of Residential Learning Support Assistant is a dual role based in the classroom and also in the Home to support and assist our pupils in all aspects of their daily lives. The role also includes some personal care.

You will be required to hold ONE of the following qualifications and be committed to become dual-qualified at Level 3:

OCR Level 3 in Residential Childcare (or equivalent)

NVQ Level 3 in Supported Teaching and Learning in Schools (or equivalent)

We can offer you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Excellent staff benefits including high street discounts
  • First-class training and support
  • Guidance for on-going professional development and career progression
  • Opportunities to gain accredited and recognised qualifications
  • Subsidised staff transport from Harlow, Bishops Stortford and Sawbridgeworth

Please note, we are not on a public transport route.

Applicants must be aged 20 years or above.

For further information about job opportunities and St Elizabeth’s or to apply, please visit our website.

Offers are subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check.