Support Worker (Day and Night Shifts Available)

Salary: £17,160 per annum (rising to £18,200 if you have a QCF Level 3 in Residential Childcare/Health and Social Care or once we have trained you up)

Hours: 40 hours a week averaged over a 2 or 4 week rota with a maximum of 5 shifts per week. This will allow for every other weekend off.  

Location: Aurora Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST2 8PQ

Aurora Hanley School is a new special school located in the heart of Stoke, offering flexible day and residential placements for students aged 6 to 19 years with complex communication and social difficulties.

Students may be on the autistic spectrum, have Asperger's Syndrome or other difficulties that impact their emotional health and well-being and create barriers to learning.

As a result of expansion plans we are looking for new enthusiastic and passionate individuals to join our expanding team of Support Workers to empower the children and young adults we support to develop and grow in their own unique and inspiring way.

A Support Worker is one of the most important roles in a child or young adult’s world, as they spend the most time with them, playing a vital role in supporting them live the life they want and ensuring they can achieve their full potential.

If you are passionate about giving children and young people life chances that will shape their future, then you may well be the person we are looking for.

Benefits: 

Be part of our successful team and also benefit from a generous package that includes:

·         Career progression and further qualification training support

·         Life assurance

·         Pension plan

·         High street discounts

·         Child care vouchers

·         Employee assistance programme

·         Up to 6.6 weeks paid holiday

Aurora is an innovative provider of education and care for children, young people and adults with special needs and disabilities.

If you are interested then click “Apply Online” below. Alternatively, text Adam on 07392 872 778 or download our application form below and email it to recruitment@the-aurora-group.com

The Aurora Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young adults in our care. Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment safeguarding checks including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

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Click here to download an application form -  (If you are not applying online please email to MMOMRecruitment@the-aurora-group.com)

Closing Date: Ongoing