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Bank Support Worker




Children's Home, Mildenhall, Suffolk

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type



£9.00 per hour



Job Advert Role Description

We want you to get off to the best start with us so we are giving you £250 when you first start with us and then when you are settled in in 6 months’ time we will give you an extra £250 for your hard work!

Our children's home situated between Mildenhall and Lakenheath are recruiting lively and resilient Support Workers on a casual basis. Is this you?

Do you have the passion and drive to work with children and young people and to support them to achieve their full potential?

Are you looking for a rewarding role?

Are you experienced with working with vulnerable young people or children with challenging behaviours, and complex needs? 

We are looking for energetic role models to support our children and young people aged 8 - 18 years with emotional, behavioural difficulties and associated complex needs.  We're looking for candidates who can bring energy and initiative to our home.  Our children enjoy outdoor activities in all weathers so if tree climbing is up your street, apply today!  We also have a small holding where we keep farm animals and our staff and children are involved with the care and upkeep of these.  You'll be working with an established and committed team to get all the support you need when you start with us.  Previous experience with children and young people and a full driving license is essential due to the remote location of our home.

We are flexible working to accommodate evenings and weekends.  You will receive your rota 4 weeks in advance to allow plenty of time to plan ahead.

Your Benefits

  • Priory Perks reward and discount scheme
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Pension scheme
  • We cover the cost of your enhanced disclosure check
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Commitment to your ongoing training and career progression
  • Employee recognition scheme.

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.

Division DBS info


For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references may be requested prior to interview for roles within our schools.

About us

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. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.


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