Are you looking for a local opportunity in a supportive and welcoming specialist school?
Do you want to work in a setting that prides itself on supporting young adults from 16+ years by offering a stimulating and inviting education environment?
Do you want to be part of a passionate and engaging team?
If yes was your answer then this is the school for you!
This specialist school and residential setting in Bristol is looking for a educational support worker to join their team September 2021 on a full time, permanent basis (40hours a week). This role is a term time only opportunity. This setting in question is situated near Bristol and boasts a welcoming and modern site. The setting supports approx. 20+ young adults from the age of 16 years upwards. Young people at this setting have Complex needs including EBD and Autism so a supportive, nurturing and resilient team member is needed. To provide the young people with every opportunity to develop the skills they desire. Each week the residents will go out shopping, horse riding, and music therapy, pet therapy, swimming, Yoga and so much more. They are also encouraged to do all of their own cooking, cleaning and washing, so the Learning Assistant will guide and support our young people in these tasks. The existing team are passionate and dedicated and are invested in offering a safe and supportive environment for the children. This setting is invested in all their staff members and their training and development and is a fabulous setting to work in.
Accessible Public transport links
Free onsite parking
Permanent position/Excellent pay
Top of the range technology and resources
Supportive Senior leadership
Brilliant career progression opportunities
All applicants for this position must have the following requirements to be considered:
Level 3 Diploma in teaching and learning or health and social care (desirable not essential)
Relevant support work or teaching assistant experience (Must be able to provide references)
Eligibility to work in the UK
Supporting young people with complex needs from age 16+ years in a education setting
If you want to know more about this fabulous opportunity or wish to send us your application then please don't hesitate to apply now! To learn more about this role please call Bryony on .
This role is open to receiving applications over the next two weeks. Within a week of the closing date, appropriate applicants will begin a three-stage interview process, after which shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the final stage of the interview process with appropriate school leadership.