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Independent Travel Trainer

Role Responsibility

Term Time Only - 40 weeks per year

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work with the Specialist Employment Service as a Travel Trainer

This role will focus on delivering Travel Training, to successfully train SEND students to travel to and from school independently using public transport across the Royal Borough of Greenwich. To do this, candidates will work remotely, working full time 37hrs pw, term time only across split shifts - early mornings *7.30am – 9am before school and after school 3pm – 5pm* and allowing for administration time) within the day - e.g., travel assessments, database entries.  *Times are subject to change due to student need.

Full staff training and a comprehensive induction programme will be provided, please note training may take place in Gravesend and other Kent locations.

The role demands excellent communication skills and an ability to empower and motivate others while supporting them to travel independently using public transport and walking.  You will be able to work off your own initiative, as well as being able to work well in a team.

You will be part of The Specialist Employment Service, who is a supported employment service committed to supporting and enabling individuals with disabilities and disadvantages to successfully enter and sustain paid employment, apprenticeships, and internships.

We are looking for self-motivated individuals who have a genuine interest in supporting people with disabilities and disadvantages. 

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Contact Details

For further information on this role, please contact: Charlotte Burford 03000 415902

About the Company

The Education People is owned by Kent County Council and is a one-stop shop for education services, to help you improve learning, wellbeing and children’s development. We support the full age range from early years to young adults, with over 800 products and services available specific to education needs always. Our people are here to support your people and ensure you receive a high quality product and get value for money.

Whilst this post is advertised via KCC your employment will be with The Education People.


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