OUTREACH WORKER - (The Bridge Centre)

Location
Wissage Road, Lichfield, Staffordshire WS13 6SW
Salary
(£17,877-£20,539 – ACTUAL SALARY)
Posted
19 Nov 2020
Closes
04 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern
Term time
Hours
Full-Time

             PRIMARY (KS1/2) OUTREACH WORKER – FULL TIME (32.5 hours)

FIXED TERM CONTRACT UNTIL JULY 2021 - TERM TIME ONLY

SALARY – GRADE 7 SCP15-22 £23,541-£27,041

 (£17,877-£20,539 – ACTUAL SALARY)

REQUIRED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

 

The Bridge Short Stay School provides an education for KS1-KS4 students in the Lichfield, Burntwood, Cannock and Rugeley District who are either permanently excluded from school, in danger of losing their mainstream place or experiencing emotional health issues.  The Bridge staff are dedicated to improving the life chances of students and wherever possible encouraging them to return to mainstream education where possible.  The Bridge Short Stay School is a place where students can achieve and exceed previous expectations. We have a strong, supportive staff team in an environment where there is a positive ethos and a sense of enjoyment. 

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated member of staff as a Primary Outreach Worker for the Burntwood and Lichfield areas. The position will be supporting young learners who, for various reasons, are struggling to access mainstream education. The work will follow the ethos of our Little Bridge site based in Rugeley and the successful candidate will spend a period of time learning from our specialists at Little Bridge before engaging in the outreach work.

Experience of working with challenging behaviour in a primary school setting will be essential as well as the ability to coach and train staff in positive behavioural principles. The ability to communicate effectively with various stakeholders is also an essential part of the job.

If you feel that this is the job for you, please don’t hesitate to call the School to ask for further details.

 

Visits would be encouraged, to arrange a visit please contact Lynnette Abell on 01543 255872 or email office@bridge.staffs.sch.uk

 

Closing date Friday 4th December, 2020

Interviews – week beginning 7th December, 2020

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