Specialist Support Worker-Newcastle

  • KEYFORT Group
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
  • Jan 10, 2018
Part time Education Health Care

Job Description

Job title: Specialist Support Worker

Salary: £7.75 per hour

Contract : Flexible bank contracts

We can offer you:

Competitive wages, annual leave pay and development opportunities.

Free training will be delivered in a range of topics appropriate to the role you are applying.

A rewarding and flexible role, where you are only required to deliver support during University or College term time.

You may be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure

Vacancy Details:

KEYFORT work in close partnership with numerous Universities and Further Education Colleges, providing a comprehensive range of academic and community support packages to students. We put the student at the centre of the support they receive, encouraging independence and aiming to fulfil their ambitions and aspirations.

We are recruiting for enthusiastic and committed Specialist Support Workers to undertake support provision to students attending University or College on a flexible, zero hour’s basis.

Typical duties will include academic support such as note-taking, proof reading and practical support, in addition to assistance with personal care. Applicants MUST be comfortable with delivering personal care which may include showering, toileting and dressing. Experience is desirable but not essential to undertake these duties as full training will be provided.

You will be providing a high quality, responsive service which aims to remove barriers that prevent students from participating in higher and further education.

To be considered for this position you must have completed one year of a degree qualification and have a caring attitude and a desire to improve the lives of others.

We would like to identify suitable candidates who are available for flexible, term-time working for academic year 2017/18.

KEYFORT Group Ltd are committed to Safeguarding and protecting Adults and Children.

Please email recruitment@keyfortgroup.co.uk for an application form.

Please include your personal email address in your CV to ensure you receive a response.

Closing Date for applications is: Wednesday 31st January 2018.