Learning Support Worker

(Fixed Term Contract to June 2021)

East Park is… Recruiting

East Park, a Grant Aided Special School in Glasgow, is a leading provider of specialist day and residential education services for children with complex needs, including Autism.

Position overview

  • Excellent work life balance: hours are 8.30am-3.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am-3.00pm on Fridays.
  • Competitive rates – up to £11.69 per hour
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Career progression
  • Healthcare
  • Formal qualifications gained whilst working

We provide specialised education programmes for children and young people aged 5-18 with complex additional support needs.

You will work in a class team and support the teacher and pupils in appropriate activities to facilitate their learning. You will be helping to develop the pupil’s individual potential and to enable participation in education, idependent living and therapeutic activities. You will work at East Park’s main site where we have access to various facilities and locally making the most of community resources.

Help our vulneralble young people gain confidence, promote their independence and help them lead rewarding and fulfilling lives, while enriching your own every single day. You can really change a life here at East Park!

To download a Job Description or to apply, click the links below.

The Small Print

Applicants must have an HNC (or equivalent) and SVQ 3 in Social Care or be willing to work towards achieving these qualifications.

Please note CVs will not be accepted as part of your application.

East Park is an Equal Opportunities Employer. A Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Enhanced Disclosure is required for all East Park posts.

If you have an additional communication support need and would like to request an application form, job description or any other information in audio format, large print or with easy read formatting tailored to your needs please e-mail recruitment@eastpark.org.uk and we would be happy to help.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

You can download a copy of the Job Description

ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

You can download an application form here.  Please ‘Save As’ the completed the completed form to your device then e-mail it to recruitment@eastpark.org.uk.

If you are working on a mobile device or tablet, please click here for our online application form.

Please note that you cannot save the online version of the application form and return to finish it later.

CLOSING DATE

Friday 27 November 2020 at 12noon.

Please Note: applications will be reviewed from receipt and the closing date may be brought forward depending on levels of interest.  Early applications are advised.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Lisa Howitt
Business and IT Support Assistant

recruitment@eastpark.org.uk

Tel:  0141 946 2050