Youth Worker – (classroom based).

Job Description

Youth Worker (Classroom based)


Monday – Friday

08:30am – 03:30pm

32.5 hours per week

£82.50 – 85.00 daily

Term time only


The Role:

  • working with children 1:1 or delivering sessions with small groups of students
  • Aiding the teachers in delivering lessons, managing classroom activities, and maintaining a positive learning atmosphere.
  • taking children on trips and visits
  • having their lunch with children who struggle socially.
  • managing heightened behaviours and keeping children safe
  • celebrating success
  • being part of therapy sessions or reflecting on difficult periods

The School:

We are working with a superb school in the Lancing area. They specialise in supporting students with SEMH (social, emotionally and mental health), giving them an individual learning programme to ensure they can still thrive. It is located just a 5-minute walk from the train station and is on many popular bus routes if needed.


Wondering if you can apply for this role??

Do you have experience working with difficult behaviour? Personal experience with someone who suffers with Social, emotional mental health? Or want to have a rewarding role, making a difference in a child’s life?


Must have:

  • Is motivated and can motivate others around you.
  • Resilience to deal with challenging situations.
  • Has a passion to support and empower children and young people.
  • Positive, can-do attitude.
  • Commitment to safeguarding students and young people.

Masterclass Education provide CPD recognised online training, covering subjects such as Safeguarding, Autism Awareness, Understanding Child Development, Violence Reduction, and more, to all of our candidates.

Must have:

  • Ability to work well independently and as a team.
  • Has a passion to support and empower children and young people.
  • A DBS on the Updates Service or be willing to obtain one.
  • Commitment to safeguarding students and young people.

Master Class are the leaders across the UK in providing a unique, personal and bespoke service to our schools and candidates.

Masterclass Education offer many amazing benefits:

  • Weekly pay (PAYE)
  • A fantastic holiday scheme.
  • Specialised consultants on hand to help you with advice and support.
  • MCE Learning portal, you will have free access to all our online learning in the latest education developments (CPD recognised).
  • Flexible work options to work around your personal circumstances.

Our focus at Masterclass is, and always will be, on helping education professionals find their dream position in a school where they will be able to truly excel. We are always happy to support ECTs and encourage applications from all Teachers and TAs of every experience and scale.

Masterclass Education work exclusively with a large amount of Primary, Secondary and SEN schools across the area who look for MCE staff to be with them on daily cover, short- and long-term contracts. Masterclasses are a part of the REC and Crown Commercial Service, offering the most valued and trusted service.

Masterclass Education are disability confident and therefore if you require any adjustments through the interview/registration process please do get in contact.

How to Apply:
If this sounds like the role for you, please click the apply link or contact the Masterclass Education South Coast office on 01273 359059.
We look forward to your application or any questions you may have!

Job Details

Date Posted

March 15, 2024


Lancing, West Sussex


South Coast

Starting Salary


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