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Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant Vacancy in Aberdare

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Job description

Are you a Psychology Graduate looking to get your foot into the education sector? Teaching Personnel are looking for Psychology graduates to work with a client school based in Aberdare as a specialist teaching assistant. The client school caters for pupils that display challenging behaviour. Candidates will be asked to work on a one to one basis. You will be required to keep pupils engaged and on task to meet their objectives of the day. Team teach trained candidates are desirable however, not essential for the role as training can be provided. Candidates will be asked to work within regular school hours of 8:30-3:30. The pay will be based on experience, the scale usually ranges from £54.00 - £60.00 a day based entirely on experience.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a Psychology degree or equivalent
  • be team Teach Trained (desirable)
  • Have strong behaviour management skills
  • Have good communication skills
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Be a team player
  • Have an outgoing personality
  • Be confident
  • Show great resilience
  • Have a passion for helping others

If you feel you have any of the skills shown above please feel free to contact Matt our SEN specialist, we would love to hear from you.

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.

Teaching Personnel 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. Full assistance provided.

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