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Education - Mental Health Support Worker. Job in Newcastle Upon Tyne Care Jobs

Newcastle Upon Tyne
£10.65 Per Hour
Job Type
Part Time
13 May 2022
You must be enthusiastic and have the ability to build rapport with students, be resilient, flexible and be able to think fast on your feet to adapt to challenging situations.

About the role

This is a role to support young people have Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs within a specialist school setting in Newcastle. We have a number of roles starting imminently working, 8.45-2.45. You will be working in the school on supply through Vision for Education, however there is possibility of being offered a permanent contract after 12 weeks. The desirable candidate will be prepared to complete essential training prior to starting in this setting. We are looking for candidates to begin on our supply register as soon as possible.

About the school

Specialist School based in Newcastle catering for students who have a diagnosis of Social, Emotional and Mental Health.


To be considered for the role of Education - Mental Health Support Worker you will:

You must be enthusiastic and have the ability to build a rapport with students, be resilient, flexible and be able to think fast on your feet to adapt to challenging situations.
Our ideal candidate for this role must have relative experience within the last 2 years that we are able to gain professional, performance-based references from and ideally be trained in Team Teach - Vision can offer FREE training to successful candidates.

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:

Relevant experience working with children, young people or vulnerable adults in the past few years

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Natasha Hendy on or email
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  • Job Reference: 591950503-2
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2022
  • Employer: Vision for Education - Newcastle
    Vision for Education - Newcastle
  • Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • Salary: £10.65 Per Hour
  • Sector: Education / Training, Mental Health
  • Job Type: Part Time