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Family Support Worker

Job information
Salary BC06 - £17,213 - £20,000 per annum
Organisation Barrs Court School
Closing date 12 pm on 24 July 2017
For more information contact

Visits to the school by appointment are positively encouraged.

Application forms and further details are available from Sharon Williams, Business Manager.

Tel (01432) 265035 or email swilliams@barrscourt.hereford.sch.uk

Details

37hrs per week - term time only plus 1 week

Fixed Term Contract – 24 months

From September 2017

The Governors of this secondary phase special school (11-19) are seeking to appoint a motivated individual to join the School’s Student Support Team to provide high quality support to our SEND students and their families on a fixed term contract until 31st August 2019.

This is a great opportunity in an interesting and varied role with much to offer; it involves working on multiple and varied tasks that require focus and considerable initiative. The successful candidate will be a confident communicator with strong interpersonal skills.

The post holder will need to be experienced in supporting families of our SEND students to bring about positive change for them and have experience of hands- on multi-agency working to support SEND families with a wide range of needs.

This unique role requires the post holder to have transferable skills and to work flexibly to support families within their homes, attending meetings and within the school buildings. The role requires a dedicated and specialist SEND worker who works alongside families providing both practical support and advice.

Interview Date: Wednesday 26th July 2017

Barrs Court School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and therefore all candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.