Travel Training Support Worker - Leeds/Bradford

£8.20 hourly
  • KEYFORT Group
  • Leeds, UK
  • Mar 12, 2019
Permanent Education Health Care Support Worker Care Services

Job Description

Job Title: Travel Training Support Worker

Salary: £8.20 per hour

Locations: Leeds and Bradford

Can you help improve someone’s confidence?

Are you friendly, supportive and want to make a real difference?

We believe that with specialist training, our staff can assist our service users to unlock their true potential and increase their independence. We are looking for staff that want to be part of our growing company and are passionate about supporting young people with Autism or a learning disability.

Our Travel Training Support Workers main role is to support our service users to be more independent in travelling to school or college.

Suitable candidates for the role will be well-organised, pro-active and reliable. They will be an effective communicator with the ability to engage with a positive approach. You will take a person centred approach, be considerate and respectful to the people we support.

As part of this role you can expect to:

  • Ensure that service users are safe and supported at all times
  • Carry out a journey plan taking into consideration the goals of the service user and their safety
  • Work in partnership with parents, school or professionals to ensure good communication and consistent support.
  • Monitor and record the student’s progress
  • Use initiative and put into practice training you will be provided with regarding safeguarding.

As part of this role KEYFORT can offer you ongoing training and CPD opportunities, peer support and a company mobile phone.

If successful you will be required to attend one of our two or three day induction training:

W/c 6th May 2019 in York or, w/c 13th May 2019 in Leeds

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

To apply please visit our website on http://keyfortgroup.co.uk/jobs/