Support Worker

Chorley, UK
10 Jul 2019
23 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Support Worker

Tradewind are recruiting!

Are you Support Worker looking for a new opportunity in an SEMH School in Chorley?

Tradewind are currently recruiting for a hardworking and experienced Support Worker to work in highly successful SEMH School based in Chorley Ofsted rated 'Good', the school are looking to recruit a Support Worker to work on a full-time, long term basis. You will be providing general support from KS3 - KS5, the role is to start in September 2019, full-time on a long term temporary contract, working 5 days per week if you are available before the school are happy to have you in the last week of term to do a handover to start in September with the potential to go permanent.

The SEMH school is Ofsted rated "Good" with 65 pupils, the school caters for KS3 - KS5 pupils with a wide range or specific needs such as Social Emotional and Mental Health and challenging behaviour. The School is easily accessible by public transport with a bus stop 5-minute walk away and free onsite parking with close links to the motorway.

They are looking for a Support Worker who is Team Teach Trained and has previous experience working on a 1-2-1 and group basis. You will be working with pupils from 11 - 18 years old with SEMH, training will be provided to any successful candidate.

After visiting the school, I was really impressed with the state of the art facilities such as their Science laboratory, ICT Suite, Art room, and a Food Technology room. This school also encourages a healthy and active approach to every day school life. The school has a welcoming team of staff and a strong and well-structured SLT.

This school offers an inspirational environment where creative learning is encouraged, and an innovative attitude is a must.

Essential requirements:

• This OFSTED 'Good' SEMH School looking for an experienced Support Worker

• Team Teach Trained

• Have excellent communication and behaviour management techniques

• Be confident in dealing with challenging behaviour

• Excellent interpersonal skills based on effective communication

• Passion to ensure every pupil succeeds and reaches their full potential

• Experience with working on a 1-2-1 and group basis

• An awareness of their own strengths and areas for development and a willingness to listen to, reflect constructively and ac upon, as appropriate, feedback from others

• Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:

• 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, 30 to be exact!

• Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!

• 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

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Support Worker in Chorley. Or for more information about the role, contact Christina on (phone number removed) or

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

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