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Psychology Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Psychology Teaching Assistants required

  • Develop Experience In Education
  • £52 - £60 Per Day
  • Flexible Working Agreements

Psychology graduates


£52 - £60 Per day

A Secondary School in Cardiff are looking for Psychology graduate Teaching Assistants to work on a short term supply and long term basis at their school immediately.

This secondary school have a broad range of requirements, whether it’s working in their special resource base, Asc Unit or working with Behaviour. It has been quickly identified that Psychology graduates have been fantastic at enabling the schools students to develop further, well building their skillset to move on.

• Individuals who are able to work with 12-16 year olds who have a range of special educational needs including moderate, severe and profound and multiple learning difficulties

• Children can become verbally and physically challenging therefore additional training such as Team-Teach would be beneficial

• Additional training opportunities provided

• Access to CPD courses such as Autism Awareness and Safeguarding

The successful Teaching Assistant for this post will be a Psychology Graduate and as a result will have a good theoretical understanding of special educational needs. You must also be a confident and a resilient teaching assistant who holds a genuine desire to help young people with SEN achieve

As part of the Teaching Personnel Team you will benefit from:

* The support of a dedicated consultant

* Opportunities for long term contracts as well as an option of shorter and periodic work

* Competitive rates of pay

* Excellent opportunities for CPD training (including Team Teach)

This is a fantastic Secondary school which offers a great opportunity for Psychology Graduates to begin a career after University.

If you would like to apply for this role please send a copy of your CV to or call our Secondary Team on 02920 660276 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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