Support worker- Leicestershire

Recruiter
Empowering Learning
Location
Nuneaton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Oct 2018
Closes
26 Oct 2018
Job Type
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Do you have experience of working with Young Adults in a specialist provision?
Do you have the ability to 'think outside the box' by incorporating creative ways of support and learning into a specialised educational environment?
Empowering Learning would like to hear from you!
Empowering Learning are seeking to employ a highly driven support worker with experience of working with vulnerable young adults and is keen to make a difference with challenging pupils. You will actively take on a supporting role to enable pupils to develop holistically. You will facilitate their personal, social and educational development to enable them to reach their full potential in society.
This role would be perfect for someone with similar experience wanting to make a difference to the lives of young people. Someone who has a real passion for working with challenging students.
Ideally, we are looking for a support worker who has the flexibility to work shift patterns in the week. The shifts would consist of 8am - 4pm, 4pm - 10pm, and possibly nights.
Key Job Requirements:
- Experience working with vulnerable young adults in a specialist provision such as a school or care setting;
- A genuine passion for working with pupils with additional learning needs such as ;
- Highly driven;
- Attentive and Empathic Listener;
- Ability to manage challenging behaviour; (Team teach qualification would be advantageous.)
- Available 5 days per week;
- Hold a DBS on the update service. (We can support you with a new DBS application if needed.)
When working with Empowering Learning Ltd you will benefit from:
- A dedicated consultant specialising in the SEND sector who has a wealth of experience working closely with various special schools across East Midlands. We are committed to finding you the right role and setting and will continue to support you during your assignment.
- Competitive rates of pay, depending on experience;
- A fast clearance process, most of which can be accessed online;
- DBS cash back scheme once you have worked for a qualifying number of days;
- The option to gain a Team Teach qualification if you would like to.
If you are looking to make a difference to children and young adults learning and use your expertise to aid their development please contact Amrita on
or email
Start date: November 2018
Role: Support worker
Location: Leicestershire
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Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.