Support Worker

Recruiter
Veritas Education Recruitment Ltd
Location
London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Sep 2019
Closes
25 Sep 2019
Ref
1258179111
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
**** SEN Support Worker ****

**** September Start ****

**** Lambeth ****

An outstanding SEN school in Lambeth is recruiting a number of experienced support workers. These are full time posts, starting ASAP. Working hours are 8.15 -4.15pm, Monday to Friday. Applicants must be prepared to commit for a minimum of 1 full academic year.

The school caters for 130 secondary aged students with a wide range of needs such as ASD, ADHD, SLD and complex needs. They have a strong academic focus, however are equally keen to promote positive wellbeing offering mindfulness and a number of therapies to students and families.

The selected applicants will have previous SEN experience, especially PMLD, SLD and complex needs. You will be required to work on a 1:1 basis, in a class of 8-10 students. There may be some personal care involved and the role is physically demanding. You will have a caring, calm personality with a keen interest in SEN. Experience with manual handling, PEG feeding and administering medication would be advantageous but not essential.

The school are looking for passionate members of staff. For dedicated applicants they are happy to offer a wealth of training.

For the right person the school offer excellent pay rates and a state of the art working environment.

Key skills and experience needed:
  • Experience supporting children/young adults with PMLD and complex needs
  • Previous support work within a school or other relevant related experience
  • One to one and small group work
  • Professional manor
  • Enthusiasm and friendly approach

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to Keizsha De Jesus at Veritas Education.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VERITAS EDUCATION
  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.

Disclaimer

'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

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