residential key worker and teaching assistant in tunbridge wells

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£ 21,000 per year
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job details

tunbridge wells, south east
job category
job type
working hours
£ 21,000 per year
Non Teaching
reference number
01293 527416
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job description

Can you support students to gain independence?

Can you support students in a residential and day-to-day capacity?

Are you available now?

Then we would love to know!

With your knowledge and understanding, you will support students to develop in personal development, independence and key life skills. In addition, you will ensure that each student can build confidence while living independently and also in the educational sector.

Sound like the influential role you have been waiting for? Apply now!

Benefits of working with Randstad:
- One to one consultants who are specialised in SEN
- Online services including e-learning courses and timesheets
- Exclusive roles in the Sussex and Surrey areas

School Benefits:
- On-site residential huts
- Specialised therapy sessions including sports therapy, activity sessions, community visits, speech and language
- On-site NHS staff
- Situated in the beautiful countryside
- Wheelchair accessible
- Independent living bungalows
- Night staff to support handover
- On-site free parking

Job responsibilities:
- Supporting students in KS3 and KS4 to participate in therapy sessions and educational classes
- Understanding the social and emotional needs of students
- Providing personal care and physical assistance
- Building excellent communication skills to liaise effectively with students, staff and external agencies
- Attending training days and meetings
- Completing the level 3 diploma in Residential Childcare (if not already achieved)

Key Skills:
- Must have experience in Care, Nursing or SEN education
- Must have own means of transport
- Must be flexible in your work patterns

Want to apply? Then send your application to

This role will be on a temporary to permanent basis starting with an immediate effect. We will be interviewing for this role on the 1st of April 2019.

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, including an enhanced DBS check.


experience in administering medication

educational requirements

high school