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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

SEN Behaviour Teaching Assistants needed

  • Are you passionate about making a difference?
  • The school is situated in a lovely residential area
  • Good understanding of safeguarding for children and good understanding how to deal with safeguarding issues

I am currently working with a "Good" school in Sutton, the school specialists in both Primary and Secondary. The school which caters for Social and Emotional behavioural difficulties is looking to recruit several Teaching Assistants. The school is located in the Morden area, in an adapted secondary school building to which they are privileged to have their own on site large playing fields for sports and Gym.

The School offers a positive and diverse learning experience for all students that attend their educational facilities. As well as their large fields and gyms they also have a music room which is utilised as a therapeutic room to engage children with their creativity.

In this role you will be working in either Primary or Secondary, based on your experience and understanding of working with young children. You will be developing on your knowledge and awareness of different needs and following the advice of a Teacher and Senior Staff in the school. This post will require you to work 1:1 and in small groups helping pupils with tailored work set to their learning abilities. As a SEN Teaching Assistant supporting young children with SEMH, you must be able to demonstrate your ability to communicate clearly. Your skills and experience will demonstrate your ability to use your on initiative as well as your keen interest SEN to motivate and help shape the future of your students you will be working with.

If you believe that this is the role for you, please send your CV to or call the SEN London Branch on 0207 593 3078

Please note: due to the volume of SEN Teaching Assistant applications, only successful SEN Teaching Assistant applicants will be contacted

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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