Youth Support Worker

Posted 15 March 2024
Salary £85 - £100 per day
Job type Full time, temporary
Discipline Teaching Assistant RolesGraduate Jobs
ReferencePG 1503_1710519807
Contact NameSugesh Pradeepakumar

Job description

Youth Support Worker - SEN School

Do you have a passion for mentoring children? Are you keen to make a positive impact in a school environment? If so then we have the role for you! We have a fantastic opportunity for you to join a wonderful SEN school in Twickenham and thrive as a Youth Support Worker to children with SEN. You must have previous expereince working with children and be available an immediate start. As this is role requires you to support a child was challenging behaviour you need to have strong behaviour management skills and be open to doing personal care.

The School:

  • Supports primary and secondary pupils with complex behaviour needs, Social, Emotional and Mental Health issues (SEMH) and medical issues.
  • Aims to transform the lives of young people by providing bespoke and specialist education of the highest standard
  • Pupils are supported, challenged, stretched and inspired in a wide range of learning opportunities through our broad, balanced and engaging curriculum
  • Classes are often between 8-10 children
  • OFSTED 'Good' rated school

The role:

  • Youth Support Worker to support a child with personal care
  • To manage a child with challening behaviour
  • To contribute in their personal and academic development
  • To encourage positive behaviour and nurture students into becoming successful members of the wider community
  • Maintain a positive and supportive learning environment


  • Recent experience working with children
  • Maintain excellent and open communication systems with colleagues and family members
  • Available to work 08:30 to 16:00, Monday to Friday
  • Already have or willing to apply for a Child Only enhanced DBS
  • Either live in Richmond or within a commutable distance

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.