Student Support Staff - BSL
£10 - £15 per hour
Student Support Staff NEEDED ASAP
British Sign Language - Level 3 or abaove needed
ASD/ Challenging behaviour expereince needed
DBS - Child and Adult needed, on the update system
Our Student Support Assistants are committed individuals that want to make a difference by being responsible for enabling students to learn, promoting their independence and helping them to achieve.
As a Student Support Assistant you will:
- support students within the learning and/or residential environment in order to promote each student’s intellectual, physical, social, emotional and spiritual development;
- promote a caring environment and provide a high standard of care including washing, toileting and mealtime assistance;
- ensure that communication with students, staff and other departments is effective and contributes to securing efficiency and high standards of care and personal development for students;
- maintain high standards of safety and observe good practice in relation to health and safety issues, implement students’ care plans and appropriately use the recording and reporting processes.
This Student Support Assistant role will include a substantial amount of moving and handling and personal care.
Experience of complex physical and medical needs is desirable along with Maths and English GCSE (or equivalent) A*-C grade, however an aspiration to enable students to learn and achieve meaningful independence is essential.