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Care & Learning Support Assistant (Adults / Children)
St Elizabeth’s is situated in 68 acres of Hertfordshire parkland between Harlow and Bishop’s Stortford. We support people with Epilepsy and other complex needs from the age of 5 through to 78 in our Children’s Home, School, College, Residential Homes with nursing and Day Centre. Over 150 adults and children call St Elizabeth’s their home making us an inspirational place to do great work.
Position: Care & Learning Support Assistant (Adults / Children)
Location: Much Hadham, Hertfordshire (Commutable from Bishop’s Stortford, Harlow, Stansted, Stevenage & surrounding areas)
Hours: Full time, part time, casual and weekend positions available
Salary: £16,466 to £20,643 per annum
Benefits: We offer a mixture of early and late shifts, weekends, and night positions across our full- time, part-time and casual roles and an excellent range of staff benefits including: opportunities to pursue recognised qualifications, fabulous staff development fully funded for you by the Centre, free on-site parking, subsidised restaurant, High Street retail / leisure discounts, generous holidays, discounted gym membership, free life assurance
About the role:
Want to work in care but don’t have any experience or qualifications? Do you currently work in care, but you are fed up with travelling from door to door? Need guaranteed hours every week? (We don’t do zero-hour contracts). Looking to turn your experience into nationally recognised qualifications for free?
We have a range of roles available in our Children’s Home, College and Adult Home all of which support our people to live their lives as independently as possible in our well-equipped on-site bungalows. Our teams also assist with leisure activities such as horse-riding and swimming, alongside general domestic duties and personal care. We also offer roles which support our adult learners to set objectives, record progress and celebrate milestones in our College.
You don’t need experience in care to join us – but you do need to be dedicated, caring and passionate about people. Our on-site training team will support you to achieve recognised qualifications in Care or teaching support (STLiS). If you’re an excellent communicator with the desire, resilience, patience and motivation to support others we can offer you an incredibly rewarding role.
Offers are subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check paid for by the centre. Please note we are not on a public transport route. Salary is dependent on the role, qualifications and experience.
You may have experience of the following: Care & Learning Support Assistant, Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, Youth Worker, Special Education Needs, Social Worker, Learning Support, PGCE, Mentor, Tutor, Teacher, LSA, Special Needs, SEN, Support Worker, Teaching etc.