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Psychology graduates - Teaching Assistants

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Teaching Assistants

**Psychology graduates required**

Do you have a degree in Psychology or are you currently studying towards a degree in Psychology?

Are you someone that is seeking opportunities in the education sector?

Have you experience of supporting children with special needs linked to SEMH?

If so, we need to hear from you!!

We are currently recruiting ahead of the new academic year in September 2020 and would like to hear from aspiring teachers and recent/upcoming graduates with a specialism in Psychology.

We have a number of schools within the East Lancashire area who are looking to recruit specialist teaching/support assistants to work with children with special needs linked to SEMH, ADHD & ASD. Due to the recent school closures & lockdown measures introduced by the UK government, a number of schools have approached the Teaching Personnel primary branch in order to source specialist staff that can support children who will find it difficult to transition back into school life. One school in particular, based in Haslingden, has requested two practitioners who can support children across the school with ‘nurture’ sessions. The roles is due to start in September and will be on a full time basis for at least 1 term.  The school SENCO has stated that ‘it would be perfect if we could get young & ambitious Psychology graduates who have a specialism in child Psychology to support these individuals on a timetabled basis. 

• Opportunities starting from September 2020 

• Competitive pay whilst gaining key work experience and training.

• DBS or a willingness to apply for one is required for consideration.

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Does this role sound like something for you? Then apply now! Send an up to date CV to Charlotte at Teaching Personnel –

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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 date.

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