Role: Family Support Worker
Start Date: As soon as possible
Pay Rate: £11 per hour days - £15 per night
Are you an experienced support worker looking to transition into the education sector?
Here at GSL Education, we are currently working with numerous SEN schools and alternative provisions who look to recruit Support Workers as soon as possible in 2022. Full time and part time opportunities are available and experience as a support worker is essential.
Whilst on school site, you will be expected to support students with challenging behaviour, SEMH, ASC and physical disabilities. You may be expected to support on a 1:1 basis, small group.
Your key responsibility is to provide a personalised learning experience for all pupils and support high quality teaching in line with the national curriculum. Assistance with personal care may be required.
Ideal Support Worker attributes:
Have at least 6 months hands-on experience of supporting adults or young people with additional needs, such as Physical Disabilities, Autism, ADHD, Learning Difficulties and Visual Impairments
Hold a UK recognised qualification such as a Level 3 NQV in Health and Social Care, Complete Care Certificate, or Level 3 NVQ in Children and Young People
Have a calm and caring demeanour, with a positive outlook on life
Be charismatic and be able to engage young people in educational-based activities
Hold an Enhanced Child Workforce DBS registered to the update service, or be willing to apply for one through GSL Education NB: (Candidates willing to drive will get more preference)
GSL Education are a national education recruitment agency, with a specific focus on ethical recruitment across the UK. Working with GSL Education, you will have two dedicated consultants who will support your career and will provide you with flexible opportunities
For more information on this role of Support Worker or to apply, please do not hesitate to contact Alex at GSL Education on (phone number removed) or mail at (url removed)