|Temporary until 17th July 2020
An exciting opportunity has arisen at Horton Lodge Community Special School for an enthusiastic, hardworking Residential Support Worker to join our successful team. This is an exciting role which assists the development of Conductive Education with the school's residential provision.
Horton Lodge School is a Local Authority Special School for children aged 2-11years with physical disabilities and associated learning difficulties. Our students have a range of complex learning needs including cognitive, physical, sensory, emotional and health related disabilities.
The successful candidate will truly hold the pupils well being and learning at the centre of all they do, have good interpersonal skills, high standards and expectations and an understanding of the difficulties faced by young people with disabilities. A commitment to undertake training and implement new initiatives is required.
We can offer the opportunity to work in a successful multi-disciplinary team, a commitment to continued professional development, enthusiastic and inspirational pupils.
The post is 24 hours per week - 21 child contact and 3 hours residential preparation time, care plan recording and a weekly staff meeting, with a working pattern of Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 3pm - 8pm and Tuesday, Wednesday, 7am - 9.30 am, Thursday 7am - 10am. 1 weekly sleep in 8pm - 7 am with a separate additional payment. Times may very slightly to accommodate the needs of the children.
Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to visit Horton Lodge School prior to submitting their application. Please email Emma Clayton to arrange a visit, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application packs are available online at WM Jobs or from the school.
Closing Date: Thursday 26th September at 3pm
Dates to look around: 20th September & 25th September
Interview Date: Monday 7th October 2019