Location: Priory College Swindon, Fairview House, 43 Bath Road, Swindon, Wiltshire. SN1 4AS
Priory Group Division: Education & Children’s Services
Vacancy Type: Permanent – Part Time
Hours: full time
Closing Date: 1st January 2019
Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.
With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.
Swindon provides residential placements for students with specific social and communication difficulties, particularly autism and Asperger Syndrome, including co-morbid conditions. It has a clear focus on providing education and improving employability and employment outcomes for young people aged 16 to 25 years old.
We recognise that every young person in our care is unique so we build personalised learning and care programmes around individual needs that combine education, therapy, independence skills, social skills training and care.
The college is located in a large, vibrant town, which allows our students to access a wide range of facilities and amenities. The local Swindon mainline railway station has direct links to London Paddington, as well as a number of other nearby cities, including Bath, Bristol and Cardiff. A nearby coach station and good links to the M4 motorway ensures Priory College Swindon is easily accessible.
You’ll need to be registered with the BPS, and have clinical experience and experience with young people with ASD.
For all roles we require a minimum of two references. References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.
Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.
From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.
Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.