Are you looking for a fantastic new opportunity?
Mildenhall College Academy is looking to appoint a Community Support Worker to work within the Pastoral Team. The role will require you to support the House Team, SEN Team and Safeguarding Team.
We are looking for a positive and committed individual who has excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, has a pro-active approach and the ability to work independently, as well as the ability to relate well to visitors, staff and students. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills within a friendly team.
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and well organised and will undertake the following duties:
• To secure the best outcomes for young people through a youth support service.
• To assess young peoples’ needs and deliver an effective and appropriate service to address these needs and to enable the young person to progress.
• To inspire vulnerable young people to raise their aspirations and to support them in overcoming barriers that may be impeding their personal, social, educational and economic progression.
• To deliver 1-1 support, targeted group work and IAG.
• To work collaboratively as a member of the Pastoral team.
Candidates must have excellent communication skills, a flexible and collegiate approach to working, and be a competent user of Microsoft Office. We welcome applications from ambitious candidates, keen to make a difference who have a genuine passion and belief in the potential of every student.
Why choose Mildenhall College Academy? We have a key focus on staff well-being, with a number of initiatives in place across the academy including bespoke departmental marking and assessment policies which have dramatically reduced teacher workload. If you want to inspire, aspire, and achieve, come, and join something special and make your mark.
We aim to provide our young people with the qualifications, skills, and attributes to have a successful and happy life.
In return, you can expect fantastic Professional Development opportunities, a comprehensive employee benefits package, shopping discounts, cycle-to-work and gym schemes, cinema tickets and an employee assistance programme.
Are you ready to make a difference and join our journey? If you wish to learn more information and apply for the role of Community Support Worker, please see our application pack and visit our careers page.
We are proud to be a part of the Academy Transformation Trust family of academies whose mission is to transform learning, aspirations and opportunities for their pupils and the communities in which they live. This commitment also extends to staff who are key to their success.