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Support Worker

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Job description

Would you like the opportunity to work in an amazing provision supporting secondary aged pupils who have various needs but mainly Autism?

Successful candidates will be part of a close run house, working closely with team members and pupils alike to create a homely and family feel for the residents.

If you would like to find out further information do call on the details attached, but here is a further breakdown of the role offered.

Shifts (variable but on average of 40 hours per week on a termly rota)

  • Monday – Friday (Dependent on House group needs but as a rough guide):
    • Early shifts 7.30 – 15:00
    • Late shifts 14.30 – 22:00
  • Saturday and Sunday (Dependent on house group needs and needs of the school but as a rough guide):
    • Early: 8am-5pm
    • Late: 1pm-10pm

Some staff work one shift every weekend some staff work two shifts every other weekend.


  • 39 working weeks per year (38 weeks of term time plus 5 days of training)
  • 5.6 weeks paid holiday
  • Equivalent starting salary GBP15,164.00 — divided equally over 12 months regardless of how many hours are worked as long as expected hours are completed (1450 hours per year)
  • Payment monthly in arrears on the 10th of the month (“e.g. pay will be received 10th November for hours worked in October”)
  • Regular supervisions - more often during probation and an annual appraisal on your anniversary of joining
  • Senior promotion opportunity
  • Induction training includes classroom training on behaviour support, child development and ASD
  • On-line training modules to be completed within one month of starting (refresher training annually)

To apply or enquire click "apply now" and we will be in touch with more information. 

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.This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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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