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Youth Worker Teaching Assistants - Mitcham

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Job description

Are you interested in supporting young people who are out of mainstream school? Do you have what it takes to adapt in a rewarding environment as part of a supportive team working hard for their pupils? Have you ever thought about working in an Alternative Provision, PRU or Behaviour Unit?

The opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of disadvantaged young people

Excellent transport links and close to Morden Station, the school also has on-site parking for staff.

They look for the following

  • Experienced Youth or Community Support Worker
  • Working knowledge of meeting the emotional, social and mental health of young people
  • Desire to take a supporting role in alternative education setting

The post is to start as soon as possible and you will be required to work during term time until the end of the academic year, with the possibility of becoming a permanent member of staff.

The school deals with pupils that are of a vulnerable and sometimes challenging nature. You will work closely with your colleagues to create action plans for students across Key Stages 3 and 4, taking an active role in implementing a programme that positively encourages learners to overcome barriers to learning, improve their skills and ultimately gain recognised qualifications.


  • Opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of children with special needs
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Competitive Salary
  • Continued professional development for all staff
  • Clear path for career progression
  • Rated Good/Outstanding by Ofsted

The school are looking for individuals with a background in education, care or young graduates who have specialised in psychology, Special needs or mental health to join their dynamic team. If you feel like you have the necessary skills or would like to be considered for the position then please call Fatima on 0207 5933070 or send an up to date CV

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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