Support Worker Two Vacancies

Contract: Temporary
Salary: £16,369 pa
Location: Sheffield
Work Times: 35 hrs per week (term time only)
Responsible to: Head of Education
Application Closing Date: 18th September
Interview Date: 26th September

Main Role
To plan and implement high quality programmes which meets the needs of learners who struggle to engage in a classroom situation
- To enable learners to make positive progression in their knowledge, social skills and understanding
- You will be working with learners  1:1 and in small groups.

Duties

Support



Additional

 

PERSONAL SPECIFICATION

Essential

Qualifications / Skills
Level 2 literacy
Level 2 numeracy

Experience
Experience of delivering a variety of sessions to young people in a one to one or small group setting.
Experience of working within an educational setting with learners with barriers to engagement.
Experience of developing and delivering innovative and inspiring lessons.
Experience of delivering learning in a variety of subject areas.
Experience of working with learners who present challenging behaviour.

Knowledge
Knowledge of a mix of subject areas.
Good knowledge of ICT
Knowledge of Ofsted criteria

Attributes
Self-management skills
Takes responsibility for own personal and professional development.
Confidence
Ability to think innovatively
Ability to inspire others
Is organised and can keep accurate, up-to-date records.


Desirable

Qualifications / Skills
PTLLS or equivalent
Cert Ed / PGCE
QTS
Subject specific qualification
A 'good' or 'outstanding' Ofsted judgement of a session.
APIOL
NGB awards
D1 minibus driving entitlement

Experience
Experience of working with new arrivals.
Experience of accrediting learning
Experience of working with SEN learners.
Utilising experiential & outdoor education with challenging learners to achieve positive outcomes


Terms and Conditions:

Salary Scale Points: £16,369
Other Pay: N/A

Hours:
Full time term time only hours are 35 Hours per week Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4.00pm although we will consider flexible hours.

Holidays:
Temporary Support Mentor will be employed Pro Rata on a 39 week contract and paid for 43.8 weeks so as to include holiday pay.

Pension:
The auto-enrolment of the employee will be postponed for three months. After this date, subject to eligibility, the employee will be auto enrolled into our work place pension in line with legislation.

Based at:
Endeavour Education Centre, Sheffield

Probation
3 months probationary period

Travel requirements
This post may require you to travel to other locations.

Travel Allowances:
Mileage is paid at 45p per mile

Staff Handbook
All staff receive a handbook containing policies including equal opportunities and diversity, health and safety, child protection etc.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974
Certain posts require that you disclose any conviction, caution or binding over and including ‘spent convictions’ under the terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exemptions) order 1975.

Child Protection
This post does involve direct work with young people, and the workplace has programmes which are delivered to young people aged 14 upwards. Please note you will be asked to complete an enhanced CRB check if you are successful at interview.

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