Job Reference: KW190319LM
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: £70 - £80 per day
Date Posted: 19th March, 20192019-03-19
Date Closing: 19th April, 201904/19/2019
Sector(s): Non Teaching Roles, Teaching Assistant Jobs, Support Worker Jobs
Agency: Castles Education
Castles Education are looking for experienced youth support workers to work within a challenging alternative provision in Croydon. The provision is for young people who have been excluded or are on the verge of being excluded from their mainstream secondary school. Some students will also be school refusers.
Due to the nature of support these young people need, you will need to have had experience in supporting young people with challenging behaviours. Sometimes they can be aggressive, demanding, outspoken and challenging, you will need a calm disposition and be able to think on your feet.
The centre teaches the core subjects of English, Maths and Science alongside a range of vocational subjects. Where appropriate students also attend work placements. As a Learning Mentor you will be expected to be able to work with the students on behaviour and engagement.
Pay rate for working in this school is between £70 -£80 a day. If you have Team Teach this would be an advantage.
To work in this centre as a youth support worker, you will need:
• A level 2 or above teaching assistants/youth worker qualification
• A minimum of 6 months experience within a relevant setting. This could be within another SEMH school, youth service, YOP or youth groups.
• Hold a DBS on the update service or be prepared to carry out a new DBS.
• Be able to commit to the full time role, working daily from 8.30am to 3.30 pm.
• An ability to support and work within a challenging environment.
To register with Castles Education you will need to attend a face to face registration with one our experienced consultants.
Simply apply for this role and one of the team will be in touch to book you in for registration. You could be working within this school in the very near future.
We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. All positions will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.”
We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. All positions will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974