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Youth Worker

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Job description

In the SEN branch, we work with a number of education provisions which provide an alternate education to the standard mainstream curriculum.

In a pupil referral unit, the students are often placed there due to experiencing social, emotional and mental health needs which unfortunately mean that mainstream school is not the most beneficial environment for them the be in.

In the PRU, they study key skills such as English and Maths and also do many vocational classes and enjoy a lot of sport and activity. Often students can be disengaged and show challenging behaviour due to their emotional state, and need a supportive figure to act as a mentor and role model during their time within class.

Candidates with a background in Youth work or similar are ideal, or experience in working in a similar environment. It is essential to be prepared to handle a range of situations, and have a resilient personality, whilst also being approachable and able to build positive relationships with the students.

If you think you have the right skills for this role, please apply with your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience.

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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