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Valence School

Healthcare Assistant 1:1

HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT 1:1

Part Time - Term Time Only - 35 hours per week - 8.45am to 4.15pm.  £16,781 gross p.a. - £10.67 per hour (39 working weeks and 5.85 weeks paid holiday).  Generous pension, retail discounts, well-being sessions, free on site parking..

As a One-to-One Healthcare Assistant you will support the nursing team with their duties to enable students with complex disabilities to engage with their normal day to day activities.  This includes carrying out clinical interventions, recognising when a student becomes unwell and reporting to the registered nurses.  Training in all the relevant medical skills and procedures will be provided. This is a great opportunity for someone to gain a step into nursing!

Experience of complex physical and medical needs is desirable along with a Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools/Residential Childcare, alternatively support will be given to achieve this.  We offer a supportive, friendly working environment in a country school setting along with continuous training opportunities.  You will have the chance to make a real and positive impact on the lives of our fantastic students.

Please download the application pack below and either complete an application online or email the application form (we are unable to accept CV's).  For further information please contact the HR team by email vacancies@valence.kent.sch.uk

Closing date for applications 13 September 2020

Online interviews expected to take place w/c 28 September 2020

Valence School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of every student and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. References will be taken up before interview and the successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS check.