Department: Education (19 – 25 years)
Location: The Sheiling Ringwood
Employment Type: Permanent
Hours & Working Patterns: 12.5 hours per week: 12.15pm to 2.45pm Monday to Friday
Salary: £8.59 to £9.01 per hour (Dependent on qualifications and experience)
Closing Date: 28 February 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Start Date: To be confirmed
The Sheiling Ringwood is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS and Barred List check will be required. Staff are also prohibited from promoting extremist/radical religious or one-sided political views whilst working at The Sheiling Ringwood (TSR) and /or whilst participating in activities associated with their employment within TSR.
We are seeking highly motivated individuals to join a care team that are committed in providing the best quality of care and support to children and young people, enabling them to reach their full potential.
Working and sharing meals with students, your role as a Lunchtime Assistant will involve being an integral member of a multidisciplinary team helping to support and encourage students to develop and maintain social skills and relationships within the house community; helping them to achieve personal development targets. You will have a calm and patient disposition, highly effective communication skills and be unfazed by challenging behaviour.
The post-holder will be responsible for . . .
In return we can offer valued and rewarding job satisfaction, personal development opportunities and a great team working environment. Previous experience in working with young people who are disabled or have Special Education Needs is advantageous but not essential as we are looking for people with enthusiasm and empathy for our students.