Learning Support & Behaviour Worker – Southampton

Job Reference – 490

  • Full Time: up to 37.5 Hours “happy to talk flexible working”
  • Salary: Band D £15,631 – £17,894 per annum

Additional benefits:  Health cash plan scheme; Pension Scheme; Staff Discounts; Childcare vouchers; Employee Assistance Programme (EAP); Great development opportunities.

Are you looking for a new challenge?

Do you want to work for an organisation that was voted the 3rd best not-for-profit organisation in the UK by the Sunday Times?

Would you like the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of vulnerable children and adults?

 

If you have answered yes to all three questions, Fair Ways and this role is the perfect opportunity for you.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside a team of dedicated, hard-working professionals. You will receive all the training and support you need to fast track yourself to success. Fair Ways will provide you with a career with genuine development opportunities and a chance to enhance your salary within your respective pay band. Fair Ways is an expanding, dynamic charity that strongly believes in providing opportunities for people to meet their full potential. Fair Ways is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and families and we expect ALL staff to share this commitment.

About the role

Fair Ways are looking for a School Support Worker to support the needs of the school on a day to day basis as well as supporting various students onsite in lessons and offsite on activities.   We are looking for honest, understanding and influential individuals to take on the role of mentoring our students by setting them a good example and being able to offer support and direction.

Essential Skills

Our ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and honest addition to the team, with the ability to build strong boundaried relationships with staff and service users. Experience of working  and supporting children with social and emotional needs is desirable as is a level 3 Teaching Assistant award or equivalent; however if you don’t have this, you need to have a willingness to work towards one.  Applicants must have a full driving licence and have access to use of a car. Successful candidates will be required to provide an enhanced DBS Disclosure. The disclosure cost will be met by Fair Ways.

Desirable skills

At Fair Ways we aim to make a difference through passionate care, support and education. We have worked hard to create a culture where we say what we say we will do, when we said we would do it; we are inclusive, open minded and treat each other with respect; we focus on learning, not blaming; and we are open, honest and have integrity.

 

Next Step

Interested in the vacancy? We encourage a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all communities.

Download the Job Description and an Application Form here or please phone Head Office (02380 230400) and ask for the Recruitment Team or email Recruitment@fairways.co

  • Closing date: 11th November 2018
  • Interview dates: TBC