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Specialist Support Worker – SEN and Disability

  • Durham, County Durham, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sam Boggis
  • £12.39 - £12.39

Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Specialist Support Worker to work with the SEND Service in Durham. This position is for a period of 6 months (with a possible extension) and will initially be for one day per week on a Friday. The role would involve working in a nursery in the morning and juniors in the afternoon. The hourly rate is £12.39 per hour (paid to you via an umbrella company).

The role:

To complement the work of school staff and SEND & Inclusion Service Managers by taking responsibility for the organisation and support of agreed learning activities for groups of pupils, or specific individual pupils who all have complex special educational needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, prepare and deliver learning activities for individuals and groups of pupils under the professional direction and supervision of a qualified teacher and/or external SEND & Inclusion specialist , differentiating and adapting learning programmes to suit the needs of individual pupils;
  • To work with children and young people who have extremely complex or additional needs and in some instances life limiting conditions;
  • Supply specialist support with direction and guidance from SEND & Inclusion Specialists, allowing pupils to access the curriculum and to participate fully in school activities;
  • Coaching /Assisting classroom and Learning Support Assistants within schools in area of specialism

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: N/A.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 1 day per week.

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