Support Worker (Day & Night Roles Available)

Location: Cranborne, Wimborne BH21 or Verwood, Dorset BH31

Salary - £8.25 after probation or £8.75 with a relevant qualification
£16,640 - £18,200 based on 40 hours per week

Hours - Full time/Part time 

Important: it is highly desirable that candidates for this position will have held a full driving licence for over a year and be 21 years of age, or over. This is due to insurance provisions for the college mini-bus.

Be part of something amazing, from the very start.

Aurora Boveridge College will be an independent specialist residential and day college, offering a range of academic and vocational courses leading to employment, further or higher education in a spectacular location in the beautiful Dorset countryside.

The College will support young people aged 16 – 25 with a range of complex needs which may be due to Asperger’s syndrome, High Functioning Autism, anxiety, social, communication and emotional difficulties, ADHD and Mental Health conditions.

We are looking for candidates who are passionate in supporting young people to learn and prepare for the future. This may include learning practical skills like cooking, cleaning and budgeting and also supporting young people to manage their anxieties or social difficulties. Part of this will be engaging with everyday fun activities such as sport, hobbies and leisure interests.

Aurora Boveridge College will be an exciting working environment with a strong team, which makes a difference to young people’s lives. This role includes working some weekends and unsocial hours on a rota basis.

Aurora is an innovative provider of education and care for children, young people and adults with special needs, and we are growing fast. Within our first year of operation, we have enjoyed great success and have 10 services across the country. 

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.

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

Click here to download the job description.

Closing Date: Ongoing