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job vacancies at Jigsaw

Working at Jigsaw directly impacts individual lives and helps make a significant difference to not only our pupils and adult learners but to their family and friends.

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If you’d like to join our extraordinary staff team, take a look at the current vacancies below.

Current Vacancies


Support Worker

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Working as part of a team, you will provide support to adults with autism and related disabilities in the attainment of knowledge and skills that will enhance their well-being, independence and social inclusion. You will work in our brand new Centre for Lifelong Learning as well as accompanying our adult learners in the community.

Salary: £16,291 PA rising to £17,000 PA after successful minimum 3 month probationary period, plus extensive CPD and benefits package
Contract terms: 37.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday 9:00 to 17:00 (Part-time will be considered)
Annual Leave: 23 days paid holiday (up to 4 days to be taken between Christmas & New Year) plus bank holidays
Free on-site parking

You will make a difference to our adult learners by:

  • Supporting participation in social, leisure and educational activities within the local community
  • Encouraging and enabling learning and development in all aspects of daily life
  • Facilitating and supporting learners’ decision making, promoting choice and the ability to reach their potential for independence
  • Collecting, recording and analysing data to monitor progress and improve learning programmes

We offer our Learning Support Workers:

  • The chance to work in a friendly and supportive environment
  • Highly supported training and CPD programme
  • The opportunity to work 1 to 1 with our adult learners
  • Fully funded training opportunities including:
  • Industry training – Crisis Intervention, Epilepsy, Administering Medication, Safeguarding & First Aid
  • Registered Behaviour Technician Qualification
  • CABAS Teacher I Training and Completion of CABAS Ranks
  • Completion of the UK ABA Autism Education Competence Framework
  • Minibus training

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SEN Trainee Teacher/ABA Tutor

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As a SEN Trainee Teacher/ABA Tutor you will:

  • Support pupils with autism and related disabilities using behaviourally based instruction and positive reinforcement techniques
  • Work within small classes on a 1 to 1 basis, using specialised support plans to help pupils meet their individual needs and achieve their full potential
  • Design, plan and deliver teaching sessions to encourage pupils’ learning and progression as well as improve their social and emotional development

We offer our SEN Trainee Teachers/ABA Tutors:

  • A highly supported training and CPD programme based on the principles of behaviour analysis
  • The benefit of working 1 to 1 with pupils within small class sizes
  • The chance to work alongside an in-house team of Occupational and Speech and Language Therapists
  • Attendance of local and international professional conferences
  • Opportunity to complete Registered Behaviour Technician (RBT) qualification and gain BCBA supervision

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following personal attributes:

  • Minimum Grade C or Grade 4 GCSE in English Language and Maths or equivalent
  • Knowledge, interest or experience of working with children or young adults from 4-19 years with special educational needs, Autism Spectrum Disorders and related disabilities
  • Ability to work as part of a team and build good working relationships with pupils, carers, parents and staff
  • Ability to keep accurate records and reports
  • A positive, patient, caring and can-do attitude
  • Early Years qualified is desriable

Salary: £16,291 p.a. plus an extensive CPD and benefits package
Regular salary progression based on completion of training
Contract Terms: 34.75 hours per week – Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30 pm (Till 5.30 to Tuesdays)
Annual Leave: 44 Days paid holiday plus bank holidays
Free Onsite Parking

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QTS Teacher

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Calling all qualified teachers! Jigsaw has a very exciting opportunity for qualified teachers who have experience of teaching the UK National Curriculum and are looking to develop their careers in Special Educational Needs whilst achieving qualifications in behaviour analysis and CABAS® teaching status.

Salary: £19,645 – £26,139pa plus extensive CPD and benefits package
Contract terms: 34.75 hours per week – Monday to Friday
Annual Leave: 44 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
Free on-site parking

You will make a difference to our pupils by:

  • Supporting participation in social, leisure and educational activities
  • Managing pupil’s curriculum targets and delivering their vocational qualifications
  • Planning school-wide curriculum such as topic, PE, Food Technology and organising themed days and events such as history week, cultures and languages week, healthy eating week and safer internet day
  • Encouraging and enabling learning and development in all aspects of daily life
  • Facilitating and supporting pupils’ decision making and promoting choice
  • Collecting, recording and analysing data to monitor progress and improve learning programmes

We offer our teachers:

  • The chance to work in a friendly and supportive environment
  • Support and regular supervision from the UK’s leading and internationally recognised CABAS experts
  • Highly supported training and CPD programme
  • The opportunity to work with pupils both 1:1 and within groups, in small class sizes
  • The chance to work alongside an in-house team of Occupational and SaLT Therapists
  • Attendance at national and international professional conferences

Fully funded training opportunities including:

  • CABAS Teacher Training and completion of CABAS Ranks
  • Registered Behaviour Technician (RBT) qualification
  • Industry training – Crisis Intervention, Epilepsy, Administering Medication, Safeguarding & First Aid
  • Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA) certification
  • Jigsaw graduate training programme
  • Masters in High Incidence Disabilities and Behaviour Analysis

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Speech & Language Therapist

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FULL TIME & PART TIME IS CONSIDERED

A fantastic opportunity for a Speech and Language Therapist to join a friendly, multidisciplinary therapy team. In this unique role, you will benefit from fully funded training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge, working 1 to 1 to provide specialist, direct and indirect therapy for pupils with autism and related disabilities.

Salary: £24,214 – £37,267 (NHS Band 5-6) (dependant on experience) plus extensive CPD and benefits package
Contract terms: 34.75 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 9.00 to 16.30 (Tuesday to 17.30) PART TIME IS CONSIDERED
Annual Leave: 44 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
Free on-site parking

You will make a difference by:

  • Supporting and developing pupils’ ability to attend to people and develop their receptive and expressive communication skills
  • Helping support a total communication environment to include the use of visuals and modified language use
  • Making recommendations and adaptations to the pupil’s environment to support total communication
  • Supporting pupils to develop appropriate social interaction skills with adults and peers
  • Helping to develop functional language skills and independence

We offer our Speech and Language Therapists:

  • The chance to work in a friendly and supportive environment
  • The opportunity of working 1 to 1 with pupils within small sized classes
  • Training in behaviour analysis
  • Registered Behaviour Technician qualification
  • Funded membership of relevant specialist interest group/clinical excellence network
  • Ongoing clinical supervision
  • Relevant training and CPD

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Cafe Assistant (Part Time)

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To support the day-to-day operation of the Cafe on the Park. Working both front of house serving customers and in the kitchen assisting the Chef and other team members.

 

Salary: £6,802 pa (£17,004 FTE)

Contract terms: 15 hours per week over 3 days (one day to be Friday)

Suggested Hours – 10am – 3pm – FLEXIBLE

Annual Leave: 23 days paid holiday FTE (up to 4 days to be taken between Christmas & New Year) plus bank holidays

NO WEEKENDS, EVENINGS OR SHIFT WORK

Free on-site parking

 

You will contribute to the success of the Café by:

  • Giving customers’ excellent and efficient service
  • Serving well-presented, high quality food and beverages
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy environment and ensuring displays are fully stocked and well presented
  • Assisting the Chef in the preparation of food, general maintenance of a clean and tidy kitchen area and all other aspects of kitchen service
  • Supporting the Cafe Manager with placing orders and accepting deliveries from suppliers
  • Efficiently operating the till, handling cash and card payments

 

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following personal attributes:

  • Proven experience of working front of house within the hospitality industry
  • A good level of conversational English
  • Educated to at least GCSE level or equivalent
  • Basic working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite
  • Good numeracy skills
  • A positive, can-do attitude

Closing Date: ongoing
We reserve the right to close these vacancies where there is a significant response rate. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly, to avoid disappointment.

 

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Internships

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Jigsaw offers two Internship positions: SEN Trainee Teacher and Support Worker.
Please Note: all Internships require a minimum commitment of 6 months.

SEN Trainee Teacher Internship

Jigsaw has internship placements available for individuals who are looking to develop their careers in psychology and special educational needs whilst achieving qualifications in behaviour analysis and CABAS® teacher status. You will receive support and regular supervision from the UK’s leading and internationally recognised CABAS® experts

Salary: £16,291pa plus extensive CPD and benefits package Regular salary progression based on completion of training
Contract terms: 34.75 hours per week – Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30 pm (Tuesday to 5.30pm)
Annual Leave: 44 days paid holiday plus bank holidays

You will make a difference to our pupils by:

  • Supporting participation in social, leisure and educational activities
  • Encouraging and enabling learning and development in all aspects of daily life
  • Facilitating and supporting pupils’ decision making and promoting choice
  • Collecting, recording and analysing data to monitor progress and improve learning programmes

We offer our teachers:

  • The chance to work in a friendly and supportive environment
  • Support and regular supervision from the UK’s leading and internationally recognised CABAS experts.
  • Highly supported training and CPD programme
  • The opportunity to work with pupils both 1:1 and within groups, in small class sizes
  • The chance to work alongside an in-house team of Occupational and Speech & Language Therapists
  • Attendance at national and international professional conferences
  • Fully funded training opportunities* including
  • CABAS Teacher Training and Completion of CABAS Ranks
  • Registered Behaviour Technician Qualification
  • Industry training – Crisis Intervention, Epilepsy, Administering Medication, Safeguarding & First Aid
  • Completion of the UK ABA Autism Education Competence Framework
    *please note that all training opportunities are subject to the length of internship

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and

Support Worker Internship

Jigsaw has internship placements available for individuals who are looking to develop their careers in psychology and social care whilst achieving qualifications in behaviour analysis and CABAS® teaching status. You will receive support and regular supervision from the UK’s leading and internationally recognised CABAS® experts

Salary: £16,291pa rising to £17,000pa after successful minimum 3 month probationary period, plus extensive CPD and benefits package
Contract terms: 37.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday 9:00 to 17:00
Annual Leave: 23 days paid holiday (up to 4 days to be taken between Christmas & New Year) plus bank holidays

You will make a difference to our adult learners by:

  • Supporting participation in social, leisure and educational activities within the local community.
  • Encouraging and enabling learning and development in all aspects of daily life.
  • Facilitating and supporting learners’ decision making, promoting choice and the ability to reach their potential for independence.
  • Collecting, recording and analysing data to monitor progress and improve learning programmes.

We offer our Learning Support Workers:

  • The chance to work in a friendly and supportive environment
  • Support and regular supervision from the UK’s leading and internationally recognised CABAS experts
  • Highly supported training and CPD programme
  • The opportunity to work 1 to 1 with our adult learners
  • Fully funded training opportunities* including
  • Care Certificate
  • Industry training – Crisis Intervention, Epilepsy, Administering Medication, Safeguarding & First Aid
  • Registered Behaviour Technician Qualification
  • CABAS Teacher I Training and Completion of CABAS Ranks
  • Completion of the UK ABA Autism Education Competence Framework
  • Minibus training*please note that all training opportunities are subject to the length of internship

Closing Date: ongoing
We reserve the right to close these vacancies where there is a significant response rate. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly, to avoid disappointment.

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How to Apply

You can either:

a) Register your interest on the form above and we will contact you;

or

b) Complete an Application Form* (found with the full job description under each role overview) and email it back to us at:  [email protected]  or post it to: Human Resources (Recruitment Team), Jigsaw Trust, Building 203, Dunsfold Park, Stovolds Hill, Cranleigh, Surrey, GU6 8GA

*Please note application forms are Word documents so you will need to download and save offline before returning to us.

Before applying for any of these roles we would ask that you read the relevant HR/Recruitment policies, including Safeguarding. All policies are available on the Policies page on this website or by clicking here.

Jigsaw is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.   All positions will require an enhanced DBS check (the cost of which will be paid by Jigsaw), ID check, satisfactory references and proof of qualifications.