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Youth Worker job in Hillingdon

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Job description

Are you experienced working with children and young people with challenging behaviour or mental health difficulties?

Are you looking solely for jobs supporting behaviour difficulties or mental health in West London?

Do you live in Hillingdon or surrounding areas?

Located just 30 mins from Hillingdon station, an Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' primary and secondary school supporting pupils with autism and challenging behaviour are looking for Youth Workers interested in working in special schools to start full-time after the Easter holidays.

The role involves supporting a secondary class of pupils with autism and complex behavioural needs in class and across the school 1:1, 2:1 and in small groups. This additionally will include behaviour management, developing behaviour plans, adapting lessons, creating innovative resources, report taking, liaising with therapists and overall support of pupils in your care.

You will ideally need:

  • Live in Hillingdon or surrounding areas
  • Be able to work full-time during school term time times
  • Previous experience working with children and young people with autism, challenging behaviour or mental health difficulties
  • Confidence in behaviour management
  • Confidence in dealing with pupils with a variety of needs
  • Confidence supporting in Maths, English and humanities

Additional experience/training preferred for this role:

  • Trained in Team Teach, Physical Intervention, NAPPI, MAPA de-escalation training
  • Trained in autism specialist support (PECS, Makaton, Attention Autism, Elklan and TEACCH)
  • Qualified in GCSE grades A* - C or equivalent and/or higher

Successful applicants will need to provide references and hold an up to date child only DBS registered onto the £13 update service.

Teaching Personnel offers all staff:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • A dedicated specialist consultant to support through registration and placement
  • CPD Courses (Safeguarding, Team Teach, NASEN and Ruth Muskin)
  • Wide range of positions: 1:1, 2:1, day to day, long term and temporary to permanent

To apply for this job, please email your updated CV and a short cover letter based on this position to the email address provided.

Due to high volume of applications only suitable candidates will be contacted.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs 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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