Education Support Worker

Recruiter
SENSE 1
Location
Aldeby, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Jul 2019
Closes
01 Aug 2019
Ref
1211625551
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About the role

We're looking for a reliable and motivated individual to join our team of Education Support Workers at our Sense College in Aldeby, near Beccles. This is part time role working 21 hours per week across three days, attracting a salary of circa £17,500 per annum (pro rata).

Sense Centre Aldeby provides education to young adults with a wide range of disabilities. Our staff work towards promoting independence, progression and fulfilment for each learner that we support. This includes the possibility of supporting learners to use inclusive technology, access the community and participate in creative sensory sessions.

This is a fixed term role for approximately 12 months.

About you

We are looking for individuals who are looking for a challenging yet extremely rewarding role. Previous experience of working with people who have a sensory impairment, autism or learning disability would be an advantage.

It is essential that you are able to work effectively as part of a team whilst demonstrating your own initiative. You will have had experience of person centred planning, keeping records up to date and providing personal care.

GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent) in English and Maths is an essential requirement for this role.

About us

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world.

We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact: Abigail Riches on 01502 679 916.

No agencies please.

Closing date: Tuesday 30 July 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 6 August 2019

To start: To be discussed at interview

To apply for this role please click the 'Visit Website' button to be taken to the Sense website where you can view the full job description and apply for the role.

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