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Psychology Teaching Assistant

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Psychology Graduate Required for Stockport School

  • Do you have a Psychology Degree?
  • are you looking for an opportunity to work in a school setting?
  • are you able to manage challenging behaviour?

My client school is a pupil referral unit based in Stockport and they are seeking to employ Psychology graduates. The Stockport PRU caters for young people who have been excluded for mainstream education as a result of displaying challenging behaviours. The overall goal of the PRU is to manage and address the difficulties which lead to the exclusion in an effort to get the young people back into mainstream education. They are now seeking to employ a number of Psychology graduates to work on a short and long term basis within the school as teaching assistants.

The ideal graduate for this Stockport PRU will have a Psychology degree. Having a background working with young people is also a necessity for this role. You must also have a confident personality and will not be fazed by behaviours which could be described as ‘challenging’.

The pay rate for this role will be £8.07-£9.00 per hour depending on experience.

If you would like to apply for this Stockport graduate teaching assistant position please forward a copy of your CV to or additionally call the office on 01612421795 for more information.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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