SEMH KS4 Teaching Assistant - Permanent

Behaviour Mentor/Learning Mentor - Newham, North East London

Ref: 384Wednesday 13 October 2021

SEMH KS4 Teaching Assistant – East London

Do you have a passion and talent for supporting children and young people with social emotional and mental health needs?

Do you have experience working as a Teaching Assistant / Learning Mentor with young people who are not able to attend mainstream school and have a background of behavioural challenges? Are you keen to make a difference to the lives of children and young people whilst building your experience and furthering your career in SEND/SEMH?

I am actively seeking a passionate Key Stage 4 Teaching Assistant for a specialist SEMH setting based in East London.

Even if your experience is informal/voluntary, I want to hear from you! The children you will support will have a variety of needs which can include significant complex behaviour challenges and sometimes associated SEND.

SEMH School 

We are looking for a SEMH Teaching Assistant to work with Key Stage 4 students, this will be a class based role supporting the behaviour of the learners.

This role is based within an SEMH specialist setting for students who for many reasons are unable to access mainstream education. 

SEMH KS4 Teaching Assistant requirements:

 ● Experience of working with young people with SEND and/or Autism, ADHD, sensory processing difficulties and learning difficulties or experience with SEMH, Trauma, Sensory processing, social communication

● Teaching Assistant /  Learning Mentor / Youth Worker experience

 ● Ability to build strong and meaningful relationships

● A passion for working with SEND is essential

What you can expect as a SEMH Teaching Assistant 

● Excellent experience and training for aspiring Teachers, Pastoral workers, Child Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Counsellors, and Social Workers

●The opportunity to make a huge social impact, as a Teaching Assistant you could change the path of someone’s life!

Interested in hearing more about SEMH Teaching Assistant Opportunities

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert, uploading your CV to our website, or emailing your CV to sophie@psinclusion.co.uk

If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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