support worker in westerham

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£ 15,000 per year
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job details

westerham, south east
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job type
working hours
£ 15,000 per year
reference number
01293 527416
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job description

Are you working in care but want to make the move to education? Do you have resilience and experience working with SEN and physical disabilities? Do you enjoy a challenge?

We are looking for a supportive and compassionate Class Keyworker to work full-time near Sevenoaks. You will be promoting all aspects of personal development and individual progress for a group of key students in a pathway class. Set on beautiful country grounds, you will be joining a team who will support you in working towards career progression opportunities.

Benefits of working for Randstad:
-On call 24/7
-Team teach training
-Dedicated and reliable consultants
-Online e-learning modules available
-Great market knowledge to find you your perfect role
-Advice and editing on your current CV
-Career advice
-Exclusive online services
-Retail and leisure discounts

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

Your responsibilities will include:
-Ensuring effective communication with and between staff and students
-Delivering particular strategies and programmes for students
-Taking a lead in regards to general support duties including providing physical management and personal care
-Providing a safe and positive classroom environment
-Supporting students in their education plans and to overcome barriers to learning

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
-GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English
-Excellent communication skills
-An aspiration to enable students to learn and achieve meaningful independence
-Own means of transport is essential
-Manual Handling training
-A passion for and an interest in SEN and physical disabilities

For the chance to work as part of a supportive and friendly working environment and have access to career development opportunities, apply now! Interviews are currently being held.

To apply, please contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email 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, Kent and Essex 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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