Residential Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00006743-1
  • Date Posted: 14 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £9.77 to £10.70 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Are you a Residential Support Worker who has experience of working with children? If so you can gain paid work in Special Educational Needs Schools across Greater Manchester supporting pupils with barriers to learning or additional learning needs. This can either be full or part-time dependant on your circumstances. 

You would be working in the capacity of a Teaching Assistant providing vital support to both teachers and pupils. You will be required to work with pupils to build positive relationships and help them to get the most out of their time in education.  

You will have the opportunity to get a feel for working in schools, and for gaining valuable experience for a potential future as a teacher or other role working with children. 

Highlights of the Teaching Assistant position: 

Work during school hours – no long shifts or overnight work 

Good rates of pay ranging from £64.40 - £75 per day 

Full time and part time opportunities available in a range of special needs schools in all parts of Greater Manchester 

Access to a comprehensive package of FREE training courses 

Guaranteed Payment Schemes meaning we can ensure you a certain level of income 

If you need a guaranteed income and think supply doesn’t offer that, please get in touch about what we could potentially offer. 

As well as being part of the schools community, working with Vision For Education gives you access to:  

Excellent daily rates paid weekly via PAYE 

£50 reward every time you recommend a colleague 

Support throughout your placements 

Access to a dedicated SEN consultant 24 hours a day, 7 days a week 

Access to £350+ worth of free CPD such as Team Teach, Mental Health Awareness, Autism Awareness, SEND code of practise, Moving & Handling 

Full compliance with AWR (Agency Worker Regulations) to make sure you get paid what you deserve 

Pension Contributions (subject to qualifying period) 

Regular social events in your local area with complimentary food and drink 

If you feel that you can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment then we want to hear from you. 

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. 

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.