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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Behaviour Mentors required for Secondary PRU in East London - September

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • CPD Training courses available
  • Supportive working environment

A lively PRU in Newham are looking for long term and ad hoc Teaching Assistants to mentor challenging students who have been excluded from mainstream schools. The candidates will have an advantage if they have Team Teach training, however the successful candidates most importantly will have the right attitude; be pro active, taking initiative, being flexible and have a passion to work with students who have behavioural difficulties.

Working as a Teaching Assistant here, you will be required to support the students within the classroom settings on a 1:1 basis being committed to supporting their academic development in a confident, consistent manner.

The suitable candidates will have the following:

• Team Teach training

• Experience with PRU students, SEN and/or educational environments

• Passion to work with Behavioural difficulties

• Confident personality

• Any relevant experience with Physical Intervention, Counselling or Youth Work

• Immediate start dates available in September (Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 3.30pm)

The school are looking for Teaching Assistants who have a passion to support pupils who have been excluded from mainstream schools and are disengaged from their academic studies. This opportunity will be an amazing start for anybody who wishes to pursue a rewarding career within SEN schools.

If you are a proactive individual who wants to kick start a career in Education, please apply by sending your CV to

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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