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Support Worker (Special Needs School) - Uxbridge

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Job description

Are you an experienced support worker looking for part-time work in Uxbridge?

Do you want to use the skills you have developed in a new and exciting career supporting children with special needs?

If you said YES we want to hear from YOU!

An inclusive special need school in Uxbridge are looking for confident support workers. Applicants would need to be available for a minimum of 3 weekdays to work for them in instances of staff absence, sickness and training days.

The school provides a holistic and personalised learning approach for children aged 7-19 with autism, learning difficulties and communication disorders. Due to their needs, the school seek support workers experienced in supporting these needs or with relevant training. The school has a primary, secondary and post-16 site with state-of the-art facilities tailored for children with special needs.

What you will do daily:

  • 1:1 or 2:1 support with daily skills and short activities in Maths, English and sciences
  • Assessing and recording development of pupils academic, social skills and behaviours
  • Prioritising the safety and well-being of each child across the school (Safeguarding)
  • Collaborating with therapists, teachers and senior leadership in order to provide the most effective support
  • Supporting pupils with toilet support and nappy changing
  • Supporting pupils who may require assistance with moving and handling (hoisting)

What you will need:

  • Experience as a support worker with autism, learning difficulties or mental health
  • Commitment to work 3 weekdays from 8:30 - 4:00pm
  • Experience working with children and young adults is ideal but not essential
  • Genuine interest in furthering your understanding and experience within the special education field

Don't wait! Send your updated CV today to be considered for this role.

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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