Are you an experienced LSA who is seeking an exciting opportunity

65.00 - 80.00 GBP Daily + GBP65.00 - GBP80.00/day
12 Dec 2018
26 Dec 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Are you an experienced LSA who is seeking an exciting opportunity?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for Residential Support Workers needed in Telford to assist young adults with special educational needs within a residential setting.

It's a special school and care home setting offering support for young people, who have a diagnosis of Autism and learning difficulties. Working within the professional team at therapy and education staff, you will be part of making a real difference to these young people, enabling the, to achieve their personal best.

We are looking for staff to join our team that match our ethos of believing that every child or young person has a personal best. You will be helping to provide the best possible quality of care for those who live the school. You will also be helping to create a pleasant working environment for other people who work here. You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession and just like our residents you will be learning all the time through our on-going mentoring and support.

The position will involve supporting pupils in all aspects of daily living including personal care, scheduling activities to increase independence and self- esteem, class room assistance, supporting other care professionals to ensure the best possible outcomes for residents, dealing with challenging behaviours and complex needs and working to the policies and procedures in place to ensure you are meeting all health and safety requirements.

The ideal candidate will need to:

* Have previous experience within a residential schooling environment

* Have a patient and caring approach when offering support to develop young adults

* Be able to provide personal care to young adults, including washing, dressing, toileting, feeding and grooming whilst maintaining their privacy and dignity at all times

* Supporting members of staff and other professionals

* Be flexible- working on a 24hour pre-rota basis

* Able to adapt to different environments

* Have a valid UK driving licence with your own car- travelling may be required

In return TeacherActive will offer you

* A great rate of pay with tax efficient savings

* Enhanced DBS Disclosure, which is refundable after 10 days of work.

* Outstanding one to one service from your dedicated Consultant working to support you every step of the way with their excellent industry experience and in-depth knowledge

* The opportunity to make genuine difference in peoples' lives

For further information on this great opportunity please contact Sonia on (Apply online only) or email me on

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services