Youth Intervention Worker (Healthy Living and Minds)
PRISM Youth Project are an independent school that caters for pupils aged between 11 and 19 with Social, Emotional and Mental Health issues as well as Mild Learning Disabilities and behaviour needs.
This post will offer an extensive amount of training to support your personal development. We have a long history of empowering staff to climb up the staffing structure internally. including working towards qualified teacher status.
We are looking for a Targeted Support Worker to support both young people to ensure the young people are able to achieve their potential. This is spread across two sites in one road. One of these sites is a city farm.; your responsibilities are as follows
- To work with in a team to support teaching pupils in a fun and innovative way.
- To write end of day records on inhouse systems
- To support and deliver 1:1 and small group sessions.
- To manage behaviour within the school settings at break and lunchtimes.
- To contribute to identifying pupils’ educational needs and support required.
- To liase with parents and external agencies when needed
- To maintain health and safety
Salary for this position is £19,698 - £21,748. We are interested in speaking with people that have had 6 months minimum experience working in a similar setting with young people. As well as experience, we need people who are energetic, flexible, positive and patient who can demonstrate empathy and the ability to build relationships with young people.
PRISM Youth Project are committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and must be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check.
If you enjoy working alongside young people, can enthuse, motivate and engage the hardest to reach students, and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.
How to apply:
Apply today please email for a copy of our application form via firstname.lastname@example.org or for more information about this role and other opportunities across PRISM independent school, please call Katie Corfield on 01274 487633 or Paul Craven on 07956368463
Applications close 4th February 2022
Interviews to be held week 14th February 2022