Autism Support worker – Horsham.

Job Description

Location: Horsham

Hours: Monday – Friday from 8.30am-3.30pm – 32.5 hours per week

Salary: £11.92ph – £13ph

Masterclass Education are currently recruiting for passionate and enthusiastic individuals who wants to have a positive impact to SEN students within Education. Are you this person?

We are a leading agency with years of experience working in SEN Education and are successfully supporting a large variety of amazing SEN schools. Through our extended knowledge of our schools, we put an honour in matching you with the role you are looking for!

Hours: Monday to Friday between 8:30am-3:30pm, 32.5 hours per week (hours may vary depending on the school). Part time is available within some of our schools if you can work full days on the days you are available to work.

Holiday: Between 9-13 weeks per year

Our lovely schools are offering either straight permanent or contracted to permanent positions. This means that you have the opportunity to settle into the school and make sure that this role is the right match for you prior to committing to a permanent position.

All our schools specialise in educating students with SEN (Special educational needs) and/or SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs).

You will be supporting students throughout their school day, both in lessons as well as outside the classroom, getting involved in animal care, work experiences and building life skills. Your main focus is to support the students’ skills sets and independence to become successful in life.

Our schools offer extensive fully funded training opportunities, such as:

  • Teaching or TA qualifications
  • Industry training in Crisis Intervention, Epilepsy, Safeguarding, First Aid & Administering Medication
  • Registered Behaviour Technician qualification
  • Completion of the UK ABA (Applied Behaviour Analysis) Education Competence Framework, and more

Other benefits working within our schools:

  • Open door policy with senior leadership teams
  • Hands-on Headteacher and senior staff
  • Dedicated to staff progression and development
  • Creative, tailored curriculum
  • Car parking on site
  • Free hot lunch
  • Extensive holiday allowance
  • Incentives and joining bonuses

Benefits of working for Masterclass Education:

  • Supportive consultant team with years of experience working as Teaching Assistants and Teachers
  • Continuously professional support and advise throughout your career
  • Personable consultants committed to match you up with the right school and role
  • Competitive weekly pay
  • Part time and flexible working hours available
  • Free Safeguarding and SEN training available prior to your start day
  • Flexible start date

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:

  • Ideally hold a valid UK Driving license due to remote locations
  • Personal or professional experience with children and/or disabilities/challenging behaviour
  • Ideally have relevant GCSE qualifications in Math and English, Grade C and above
  • Able to remain calm and resilient in high pressure environments
  • Passion and dedication to learn and develop
  • Commitment to safeguarding students and young people

How to apply

To kick start your career in education, apply now!

If you have any further questions regarding this role, then please do not hesitate to contact us on 01403 885 779.

Alternatively, refer a friend for the position and receive £100 once they have worked just 10 days.

Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that includes an Enhanced DBS check.

Job Details

Date Posted

March 7, 2024





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