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Education Support Workers - Required

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Job description

We are currently working with a Alternative Provision in Poole, Dorset offering specialised, high quality care and therapy for young disabled people from 11-17 years old. All of the students have Complex Needs or Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties and many have additional needs including communication difficulties, learning difficulties and sensory impairments.

Requirements of the role:

  1. Support student's in or outside the classroom throughout the school day, in a range of subjects and activities such as reading, maths, ICT, PE, Swimming etc.
  2. Prepare classroom as directed for lessons, and clear afterwards. Provide administration support to the Teacher and Senior Teaching Assistant as required, such as photocopying, filing, typing of data, etc. and assist with the display of student's work.
  3. To support the use of ICT effectively in the classroom and develop student's competence and independence in its use.
  4. Establish good working relationships with students, acting as a role model and setting high expectations.
  5. Promote and reinforce student's self-esteem, social development and independence, encouraging students to interact with others and engage in activities.

If you think this challenging, but extremely rewarding role is the role for you, then please apply today.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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