People Matters Vacancy: Teaching Assistant

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People Matters are recruiting!

We are looking for teaching assistant/support workers for our adult learning and individual support services. We want people with an enthusiasm and commitment to supporting people with learning disabilities, autism and other disabilities to increase their independent living skills and be valued members of their local communities.

Opportunities are available for staff to work part time hours either term time only or all year. The pay is £8.25 ph, the Leeds Living Wage, or you could be salaried like nearly all our staff.

For further information on support worker roles please see the Job Description Support Worker May 2017 and then complete a  Support worker application form may 2017

We are always keen to hear from support workers with the potential to be exceptional so please get in touch. We are a growing organisation with a strong value base, and a focus on outcomes and person centredness. We offer support for accredited training in health and social care through apprenticeships and for progression into other roles.

Please send completed applications to CVs are not accepted.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly those with disabilities. If you can offer language skills such as either Punjabi or Urdu these are also welcomed.

People Matters uses safer recruitment processes. All staff are required to complete a DBS check and work according to our safeguarding policies.

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2017-11-13T13:37:15+00:00 1st November 2017|0 Comments

About the Author:

Sean Tunnicliffe
Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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