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Youth work assistant - Manchester

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Job description

Full time position for a youth worker is initially from October 2018 - July 2019, however for the right Youth Worker there could be the potential for a permanent position. This role will involve designing and implementing outreach activities which are designed to support and encourage the development of pupil's life skills such as: employ-ability and problem solving. The main aim of the setting is to integrate pupils back into mainstream; however this is not always possible. The pupils who attend this setting often show signs of challenging behaviour, so therefore the ideal youth worker will have extensive experience of working with pupils who display signs of challenging behaviour.

The ideal youth worker will have:

  • Team-Teach training (training can be provided)
  • Extensive experience working with pupils who display signs of challenging behaviour
  • Experience of working within a challenging setting (preferably a PRU)
  • Experience of delivering outreach activities destined to develop pupils life skills

If you are an experienced teaching assistant with extensive experience working with pupils with challenging behaviour, please apply directly by submitting a CV and covering letter.

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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