key worker in tunbridge wells

11 January 2019
emily stokes, randstad education
job type
£ 17,500 - £ 18,500 per year
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tunbridge wells, south east
sub specialism
Special Needs Teaching
job type
working hours
£ 17,500 - £ 18,500 per year
reference number
emily stokes, randstad education
01293 527416
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job description

Are you looking for career progression? Are you passionate about helping vulnerable young people? Do you have experience working with physical disabilities and/or learning difficulties? Then we would love to speak to you!

A brilliant Special Educational Needs school near Sevenoaks are looking for an energetic and dedicated Key Worker. You will be working with children who have physical disabilities and associated learning difficulties in both an educational and residential setting. A Key Worker's focus is to support children in their learning and physical care in order to promote their independence and improve their individual progress. This is a great opportunity to build strong relationships with fantastic young people and get stuck into a varied practical and interactive curriculum!

Does this sound like what you have been looking for? Apply now to avoid disappointment!

Benefits of working for Randstad:
-Advice and editing on your current CV
-Online e-learning training modules
-Great market knowledge to match you to your perfect role
-Dedicated consultant throughout your journey
-Career advice
-On call 24/7
-Team teach training
-Exclusive online services

School Benefits:
-On-site team of occupational, physio and speech and language therapists
-Beautiful, country grounds
-Professional and continuous training programmes
-Workshops to support children's communication
-Support to complete Level 3 Diploma in Residential Childcare.
-2:1 staff to pupil ratio
-School and staff social events
-Free on-site parking

Your responsibilities will include:
-Supporting key students in the classroom, including physical management and personal care
-Communicating effectively with staff, parents/carers and external agencies
-Coordinating personalised programmes for each key student within the class and residential setting
-Keeping concise and comprehensive records
-Maintaining high standards of safety

An ideal candidate may possess the following skills and capabilities:
-GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English
-A passion for and an interest in SEN and physical disabilities
-Own means of transport is essential
-Excellent communication skills
-Able to work flexible shift patterns
-At least two professional references
-Up-to-date manual handling training

If you are looking for a job where you can be part of a team who will offer you the support and training to develop further in your career, then apply now! Interviews for this role are currently being held.

To apply, please contact Emily Stokes on 01293 527416 or email for a chat about the role.

If this isn't the right role for you, we have an array of positions in the Sussex, Surrey, Essex and Kent area which may also be of interest to you.
Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.


building relationships,experience with learning difficulties