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Support Worker - Wakefield

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Job description

As a Support Worker with Teaching Personnel you will experience an incredibly rewarding and fulfilling role. Our Support Workers empower students both in and out of the classroom and offer them a safe, nurturing environment to live in.

We want to hear from caring, enthusiastic and dedicated team players with a can-do approach who, as a Support Worker, will be committed to supporting students with a range of complex needs such as Autism and Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH).

Previous experience is not essential, however it is imperative that you are passionate about providing support to students with additional needs. Additional training through CPD courses will be offered to the successful candidate.

Our ideal Support Worker will be:

  • Self-motivated with energy and drive.
  • Reliable, friendly and caring to support the students on a daily basis to overcome the barriers they have to learning.
  • Confident and inspire the students you work with every day.
  • Able to help manage some behaviours that may challenge the norm

In return, Teaching Personnel can offer you a rewarding role with the opportunity to develop your skills and future career in rewarding and enriching environments.

We also offer the following;

  • Competitive daily rates - Paid on a weekly basis. Skills, experience, flexibility and availability considered.
  • Become a member of an excellent network which offers connections to many other schools and opportunities.
  • Teaching Personnel's CPD Academy - Your Continuous Professional Development
  • myTP - A great digital service where all your admin is in one place (Payslips, diary, etc.)
  • Safe working practice - Looking after you
  • Excellence in Education Awards - recognising the positive impact you deliver in schools
  • TP Tokens - Support towards national children and educational charities
  • Don't forget to like our Facebook page, for the chance to win great Prizes! And to never miss a new job advert!

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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