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Summary: Are you a Psychology Graduate or student looking to get your foot into the education sector? Teaching Personnel are recruiting Psychology graduates, students or someone with a simular background during this time of crisis, in preparation for vacancies to start in the eventuality of schools reopening. We are looking for specific individuals to work with a client school based in Cardiff as a specialist teaching assistant working with special educational needs. Pay will be based on experience but will range from GBP60.00-GBP70.00 per day. Your working hours will be 8:30am to 3:30pm Monday-Friday.

The Role: You will be asked to work with the pupil on a one to one basis, supporting pupils with their everyday routine and keeping them engaged throughout the school day and on track to meet their daily learning objectives. Candidates will be enthusiastic and show great behaviour management skills. Previous experience working with special needs, personal or professional is both advantageous for the role.

The Students:  The Students that attend the school may be diagnosed with autism or co-existing conditions including ADHD, learning difficulties, Tourette’s syndrome, epilepsy and/or Mental Health Difficulties and challenging behaviour.

The Application Process: Apply by sending in your CV.All interviews for positions will be conducted over Skype or telephone and you will be expected to attend a face-to-face interview where we can verify your documents prior to commencing the role.

The ideal candidate will:

Have a Psychology degree or equivalent

Have strong behaviour management skills

Have experience in SEN (personal or professional)

Have good communication skills

Be a team player

Have an outgoing personality

Be confident

Show great resilience

Have a passion for helping others

If you feel like you have any of the skills shown above, please contact Matt our specialist SEN consultant or send a copy of your CV through. We look forward to hearing from you.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs 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

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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