SEMH Teaching Assistant
A SEMH Special School in Harrow London are looking for Teaching Assistant with experience in working with pupils with BESD and SEMH needs. Initially the school are looking to appoint on an ongoing temporary basis and this role could become permanent for the correct candidate.
The school are looking for a long term, committed staff. The school are looking for passionate and experienced Teaching Assistants, Learning Mentors and Learning Support Assistants who have the training and a good understanding of the needs of SEMH and BESD pupils. The correct candidate will be in a class of up to 8 students with SEMH statements and will be responsible for the support behaviour, learning and progress of these students.
This school specialises in SEMH and supports pupils aged from 4 - 16. They use a creative and nurturing approach and focus on life skills.
The school are looking for people who have worked in a similar setting and have something new to offer. To work in this environment, you must have excellent Behaviour Management skills and have the patience to support young people from challenging backgrounds. The position is to mentor the young individual, give guidance, counselling and support, as well as supporting their behaviour and learning.
The school is a friendly and supportive environment and a rewarding place to work where every member of staff participates in enabling the students to learn and to aspire to achieve meaningful independence. The School always places young people at the centre of all decisions it takes and it has a relentless focus on achieving the best possible outcomes for every student.
If you are from a Youth Worker, Sports Coach, Life Coach or Mentoring background and you feel you have the right subject knowledge and training to make a difference we would love to hear from you.
The successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check and references will be taken up before interview.
Do you have experience supporting children with:
- Emotional and Social Difficulties
- Challenging Behaviour
- Complex Needs
Do you have training in:
- Team Teach
Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Reeson Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Reeson Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Reeson Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.