Support Worker

Salary: post probation rate of £17,160 per annum and £18,200 with QCF level 3

Hours: 40 hours per week spread over shift pattern including weekends and bank holidays

Location: Aurora Hedgeway School - Pilning, Bristol

It’s a really exciting time to work for Aurora Hedgeway. We are currently looking for Support Workers to join our growing team who are making a real difference to young people’s lives.

Aurora Hedgeway School is in the village of Pilning, 15miles north of Bristol, and provides personalised education and care for children and young people aged 8-19 years old, with communication and intensive needs, typically associated with Asperger's Syndrome, ADHD, PDA and other challenges.

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 insurance

  • Pension plan

  • High street discounts

  • Child care vouchers

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Paid holiday

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

If this role excites you, please get in touch with us: call 0203 617 0186 or email recruitment@the-aurora-group.com to speak to Adam who can tell you more.

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 recruitment@the-aurora-group.com)

Closing Date: ongoing