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Mental Health Specialist

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Mental Health Specialist Teaching Assistant - York

The Job Role:

  • Supporting pupils aged 4-16 with additional needs, such as social, emotional and mental health needs
  • Providing 1:1 and small group support to learners, helping to promote positive behaviours
  • Encouraging lesson participation and whole School community participation
  • Assisting the class teacher with the delivery of lessons; in-line with the National Curriculum at Primary or GCSE levels
  • Managing behaviours in-line with the School's positive behaviour reward system

The School:

  • An alternative provision for students excluded from mainstream education, or unable to attend a mainstream setting
  • An Ofsted graded 'Good' School
  • Ensures every child has an individual learning planning 
  • Provides a stepping stone for children with additional needs, to succeed
  • Ensures that all students feel valued and are able to reach their full potential

About Teaching Personnel:

  • The UK's leading Education recruitment agency, with over 10,000 teaching and support staff working each week
  • Access to online and in-house training courses, such as SEN Diploma levels 2-4, Child Psychology, Autism Awareness and Level 2 Safeguarding to name a few!
  • myTP – Digital services that make your work admin and communication simple
  • Pay – Weekly pay based on your skills, experience, flexibility and availability 
  • Choice and Variety – giving you a range of roles and job opportunities to choose from

For more information, or to apply for this position, please email your up to date CV by following the link, or call Kerry Fowler on 01482 908020.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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