learning support assistant in godstone

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£ 15,628 per year
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godstone, south east
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job type
working hours
£ 15,628 per year
reference number
01293 527416
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job description

Are you looking for a new challenge? Would you like flexible hours and shift patterns? Have you got experience working with learning difficulties and/or disabilities?

We are looking for a dedicated and motivating Student Support Worker to provide support to children with physical disabilities and associated learning difficulties in a residential and educational setting. The school is set on beautiful, country grounds and has the facilities necessary to enable the students to access a broad and interactive curriculum.

Benefits of working for Randstad:
-Great market knowledge to match you to your perfect role
-Team teach training
-Advice and editing on your current CV
-Dedicated consultant throughout your journey
-On call 24/7
-Exclusive online services
-Career advice
-Online e-learning training modules

School Benefits:
-School and staff social events
-Workshops to support children's communication
-Free on-site parking
-Support to complete Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare.
-2:1 staff to pupil ratio
-Beautiful, country grounds
-On-site team of occupational, physio and speech and language therapists
-Professional and continuous training programmes

Your responsibilities will include:
-Promoting a caring environment and providing a high standard of care
-Taking part in recreational activities such as pottery, sewing and D&T
-Maintaining high standards of safety
-Ensuring effective communication with staff and students
-Implementing students' care plans appropriately
-Working 1:1 and in small groups to promote active listening and development

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
-Able to work flexible shift patterns
-Excellent communication skills
-Own means of transport is essential
-A passion for and an interest in SEN and physical disabilities
-GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English
-At least two professional references

If you are looking for a job where you can be part of a team who will offer you the support and training to develop further in your career, then apply now! Interviews will be held on Friday 5th October 2018.

For more information about this role contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email emily.stokes@randstadeducation.co.uk for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in the Sussex, Surrey and Brighton & Hove area which may also be of interest to you.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.


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