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Date Added: Thu 16/05/2024

Agency Youth Support Worker

Leeds, UK
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Company: ENGAGE 2

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £80 - £100 per day

Join Our Team as a Behaviour Support Worker

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of students with special educational needs?

Do you possess the skills to create a safe and nurturing environment where students can develop their social and emotional well-being?

This is a full-time opportunity to start in September 2024.

Collaborative Environment:

  • Join our dynamic team of educators and support staff dedicated to providing high-quality SEND support.
  • Collaborate with experienced professionals, including teachers, counsellors, and therapists, to create personalised strategies for students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one support and guidance to students with SEND needs, fostering their social skills, emotional regulation, and self-esteem.
  • Implement tailored interventions and behaviour management techniques to support positive outcomes and academic progress.
  • Collaborate with teachers and parents to develop individualised education plans (IEPs) and monitor progress.
  • Create and maintain a safe and inclusive learning environment that promotes students' emotional well-being.


  • Relevant experience working with students with SEND needs in an educational or similar setting.
  • Strong understanding of SEND challenges and the ability to implement appropriate strategies and interventions.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues, parents, and external professionals.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting the holistic development of students.

Your benefits:

  • This role is the ideal stepping stone for those who are potentially looking to gain experience to progress into teaching or for those who aspire to work within the area of Social and Emotional Mental Health.
  • Opportunities for CPD and high-quality professional development are at the very core of this role.
  • Become a vital part of a school always striving towards providing the best possible education for its pupils, especially those who need your support the most.
  • No two days will ever be the same. If you like excitement and respond well to change, then this role is for you.

About us:

We are Engage Education, the most trusted education recruitment agency, with professional development and support at our core.

  • Get paid in line with national scales (AWR compliant)
  • Free CPD sessions
  • Your own dedicated consultant
  • £50 'Refer a Friend’ bonus voucher for Amazon
  • Wellbeing support, travel discounts, and retail offers from our partners

How to apply:

You can apply for this role below or get in touch with us directly. All applicants require the appropriate qualifications, and all teachers require a formally-recognised teaching qualification.

If you are not contacted within 2 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role.

All candidates must have a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check before starting work. Full assistance provided.

By applying for this role, you are consenting to Engage Education Ltd storing your personal details in our fully encrypted database, in line with the GDPR requirements.

Apply today to join our team as an SEND Teaching Assistant!

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