Specialist Support Worker

Posted 30 April 2024
Salary £120 - £190 per day
LocationBourne End
Job type Full time, permanent
Discipline Graduate JobsSpecial Educational Needs
ReferenceASM 0105_1714488425
Contact NameHani Abdulqadir

Job description

*** Are you up for a new challenge? Do you have experience as a Specialist Support Worker?***

***We are looking for a specialist with previous experience planning and conducting lessons whilst working alongside Occupational, Speech and Language Therapists to start in September***

We have a fantastic opportunity to join a SEN school at the heart of Bourne End as a Specialist Support Worker in September. This will be a full time role from Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4pm. The school caters exclusively to SEN pupils aged between 4 to 19 years of age. This school has great pride in their inclusive, multi-sensory and motivating approach to teaching.

The Role:

  • Responsibility for Speech, Language and Communication needs as well as Occupational Therapy needs
  • Specialist Support Workers would follow, contribute and evaluate Risk Assessments for each individual child continuously
  • Specialist Support Worker organise staff resources to ensure playtimes, downtimes, emergencies and absence cover are staffed.
  • Specialist Support Worker would Implement specialist individual programmes and strategies informed by external professionals (e.g. SALT, OT)
  • Specialist Support worker organise and prepare resources for each lesson they teach.


  • Previous experience as a Specialist Support Worker in a SEN setting in the UK is essential
  • previous experience in childcare within the UK is essential
  • Enhanced DBS is essential but we can help you process one if you do not have one currently
  • Excellent communication skills to engage with pupils effectively is vital as a Specialist Support Worker

Why Register with Envision Education:

  • Specialists in securing long term and permanent placements for Teachers and a range of support staff
  • Able to find jobs that meet your preferences whether that be location, type of job, pay expectations etc
  • Quick and efficient registration process / Interview via zoom currently
  • Excellent track record in securing jobs quickly and efficiently for professionals in Education
  • Friendly team who always have their job seekers' interests at heart
  • Rated 4.9 out of 5 on google!
  • Free CPD courses worth £144.50 once cleared to work
  • We work with primary, secondary and SEN Schools across London and the Home Counties

Please apply with your full up to date CV asap!
Pay rate is dependent on qualifications, experience and skills.
Envision Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Envision Education is also committed to following a policy of equal opportunities.
We respect and value cultural and religious diversity and will not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, religion, race, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, culture or disability.
You must be a UK resident or hold a full UK visa and be willing to complete a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check.