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Mental Health Support Worker - School Setting

£375 to £400 Per Week
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Are you looking for a rewarding role within education? Interested in Mental Health? We have the role for you! About the role As a mental health support worker, you will be based inside the classroom supporting students within education You will be responsible for supporting their educational, social, and emotional development You may be required to support within the whole class, small groups or on a 1:1 basis You will need to be someone who is patient, caring and adaptable to each young person you will support Consistency is key, so you will need to be reliable and committed to your job About the school The schools prides themselves as being part of a supportive local authority that takes a on a child-centered learning approach All staff work to inspire, motivate, and challenge each pupil no matter what their individual needs may be Class sizes are small to ensure the needs of each pupil are met There are opportunities for the role to become permanent with the school after a qualifying period You will be based in either the primary site or secondary site, depending on preference and experience Requirements To be considered for the role of Mental Health Support Worker - School Setting you will: Be willing to work in the Bristol area Have a desire to support young people with social, emotional, or mental health needs Have a caring, supportive and nurturing personality Not be phased by challenging behaviour (you will need to be resilient) Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are: Have relevant and referable experience of working with children, young people or vulnerable adults Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service. About Vision for Education Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. What Vision for Education offer As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive: Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates. Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support. Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. How to apply Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Gemma Lee-Beresford on or email
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  • Job Reference: 706063309-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Vision for Education - Bristol
    Vision for Education - Bristol
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £375 to £400 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract