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SEMH Student Support Assistant

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Job description

We are currently supporting an 'Outstanding' SEMH school who are seeking support staff for various student support roles next academic year. The school caters for boys and girls aged 8-16 years (KS2/3/4) who are resident at various childrens homes in assocation with their school placement. 

The educational content offered exposes pupils’ to a broad, balanced, differentiated and relevant curriculum which presents them with challenges in which creativity is fostered and which is based on the essential elements of the National Curriculum. Programmes are tailored to each student’s individual needs and taking into account their Statement of Special Educational Needs.

The ideal candidate will have:
• Strong ability and skills to keep students involved and "on track"
• Excellent support and motivational skills
• Previous experience working with SEMH needs
• Flexibility to adapt to unique situations and requirements
• Team Teach experience (although this will be provided via on job training)
• An outstanding track record being reliable, professional, hardworking and punctual
• Hold a current enhanced DBS on the update service or be prepared to apply for a new one


This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the leading Special Needs Education providers. It is also a chance to make a real difference to the lives of their pupils and students, many of which have previously experienced difficulty in sustained learning within a mainstream provision.

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.


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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