SEN Support Worker

Recruiter
Empowering Learning
Location
Burton-on-Trent
Salary
28992.00 - 31757.00 GBP Annual
Posted
24 Jan 2024
Closes
20 Feb 2024
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Empowering Learning is proud to represent a leading SEN provision, specialising in supporting young individuals with autism, speech and language disorders, moderate to severe learning difficulties, and associated behavioural challenges.

This position offers a 12 week temp to perm option based on a 3 on 3 off rota pattern working 7.15am - 10.00pm

The Role

As a Support Worker, you will play a vital role in assisting the residential students of this SEN provision both within the school premises, their homes, and in community settings. Your responsibilities will encompass teaching independent living skills, providing 1:1 support in the classroom, offering personal care assistance, and participating in the planning and execution of day trips.

This presents an exciting opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of young individuals while contributing to a team that prioritises person-centred care and places the safeguarding of these vulnerable young people above all else.

Essential Criteria

  • Demonstrates patience and calm demeanor with exceptional communication skills.
  • Possession of a relevant Level 3 qualification is desirable.
  • Possession of a driving license is preferred.
  • Exhibits a natural respect for the individuality and dignity of those under our care.

Empowering Learning and the SEN Provision are committed to conducting thorough recruitment checks to ensure the safety of those in our care. This includes a criminal background check as part of the offer process. Additionally, early-stage online searches and reference checks will be conducted during the recruitment and selection process.

Should you wish to discuss this position in more detail, please contact Ben Moses on or email your CV to

Job Type: Temp to perm

Salary: GBP28,992.00-GBP31,757.00 per year