Band 4 £15,172 - £20,066 (actual salary)


Full Time

Job Term




Job Description

Breakthrough Transformation Trust is a local charity providing high quality care and education for children and young people who face life challenges.

This is an excellent opportunity to join Breakthrough’s team at Teigngrace, Newton Abbot. As a young person’s Core Worker, you will work on an individual basis with students aged between 4 and 25. This role would suit somebody who may have worked as an HLTA.

The successful candidate will need to be able to build a therapeutic alliance and work with children and young people to help them feel safe and secure and to reduce anxiety. They will also need to work with Teachers and our in-house therapeutic team in order to follow care plans, educational schemes of work and write reports. They will need to ensure the highest standards of professional practice and safeguarding.

Training will include:
– A Group 2 Safeguarding Training Course;
– A Prevent Strategy Training Course;
– A First Aid at Work Training Course.

If you require any further information about this post, please contact Recruitment on 01626 911456 (option 5) or

Breakthrough Transformation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer, which operates a Safer Recruiting Policy and a stringent Safeguarding Procedure.
All employees will be required to obtain an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Certificate and references will be sought for the successful applicant.

To apply, please follow the link on our website or email requesting an application form.
Your completed application form should be returned, together with a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the above post, to Breakthrough Transformation Trust, Brocks Farm, Teigngrace, Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12 6LW or (marked for the attention of Susan Parker).
Please apply by noon on the closing date.
Interview Date: w/c 23 August 2021
Due to the high number of applications we sometimes receive, it is not always possible to reply individually to each application. If you have not received a response within 10 working days of the closing date, you may assume that on this occasion, you have not been successful.

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Job Details

  • Organisation
    Other Organisations
  • Work Location
  • Work Postcode
    TQ12 6LW
  • Reference
  • Occupational Group
    Education Support
  • Salary Details
    Band 4 £15,172 - £20,066 (actual salary)
  • Job Term
  • Appointment Type
    Full Time
  • Hours
    37.5 hours per week (8.30am - 4.30pm, Monday - Friday), term time only (part time hours available e.g. 3 days)
  • Closing Date
  • DBS Check Required