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  • £92.50 - 100.00 per day £ / Year

Milk Education

Support Staff-PRU

Support Staff- Pupil Referral Unit


£92.50-£100 Per Day (salary is dependent on experience and qualifications)

Term time only, five days per week, potential to go into September 2024

Do you have experience in schools assisting children with challenging behavior?

Do you feel you can make a difference to children who come from disadvantaged backgrounds?

Milk Education Manchester are recruiting Support Staff required for September 2024 and onwards. We are looking for Support Staff with an interest in supporting students with Social, Emotional, and Mental Health needs as well as challenging behavior. The role will involve providing support to KS3 aged children in a Pupil Referral Unit that caters towards children who have been perminantly exculded, or are at risk of being so.

This role in a Pupil Referral Unit may require you to work with children on a one-to-one basis or a small group of children. You will need to have:

  • Perseverance
  • Empathy
  • Resilience
  • Patience
  • Have an inner drive to want to make a difference and have a positive attitude towards their learning for the better
  • Be aware and understanding of their Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs

Your main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Ensure the pupils stay on task by enforcing behavior management strategies
  • Support and provide guidance to those with Social, Emotional and Mental Health issues
  • Working alongside the teachers and parents to create individual behavioral plans
  • Acting as a role model and contribute to a safe yet fun learning environment
  • Deal with challenging situations calmly, using de-escalation strategies implemented by yourself and the teacher

What Milk-Education can offer you:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Direct links to local schools
  • Training support sessions
  • Video technology will increase your chances of long-term placements.
  • Dedicated Consultants who will cater to your employment needs with 24/7 availability
  • Commitment to quality and safeguarding
  • 24/7 support for interview and lesson observation preparation

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If you are interested in registering for the roles we have, please send your CV to or submit your application via the form below.

Applicants will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references, from your most recent employer, and eligibility to work in the UK. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

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