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Youth Worker - SEN Provision (SEMH)

Job Description

About Dunbar Education: Dunbar Education is a leading recruitment agency specializing in education, committed to connecting talented individuals with rewarding roles in educational settings. We are currently seeking a dedicated and passionate Youth Worker to join a Special Educational Needs (SEN) provision, focusing on Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) support.

Position Overview: As a Youth Worker within our SEN provision, you will play a vital role in supporting young adults with SEMH needs. Your daily activities will revolve around providing guidance, assistance, and a safe environment for these individuals to thrive. You'll be making a real difference in their lives and helping them achieve their full potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing one-on-one or group support to young adults with SEMH needs.
  • Creating and implementing tailored support plans.
  • Promoting emotional well-being and positive mental health.
  • Assisting in educational and recreational activities.
  • Building strong, supportive relationships with students and their families.
  • Maintaining a safe and inclusive environment.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Full-time availability, Monday to Friday, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
  • An active DBS check on the update service or a willingness to obtain one.
  • Previous experience working with individuals with SEMH needs (beneficial).
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Empathy, patience, and a passion for working with young adults.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth.
  • A supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • The chance to make a meaningful impact on the lives of young adults with SEMH needs.

If you are a dedicated Youth Worker looking to contribute to the development and well-being of young adults with SEMH needs, we want to hear from you.

How to Apply: If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are a suitable candidate for this position

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