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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging position within Schools? Supporting children who have social, emotional and mental health needs can be both. 

We are recruiting for a teaching assistant to work with pupils who have been excluded from mainstream school. This is a challenging position that will require a resilient personality, however we will support you on your journey as a teaching assistant and aid you in your professional development with CPD and training to help you develop your career. This is a full time position supporting secondary aged pupils supporting within our pupil referral unit in the Swanwick area of Hampshire. 

Training includes:

  • Safeguarding
  • Team Teach - behaviour management
  • Prevent Duty 

Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting pupils to develop and improve their behaviour within the classroom
  • Aiding pupils to access the curriculum and education
  • Find strengths of pupils and help them develop these areas

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has some child care experience in any capacity - e.g schools, sports activities, care OR
  • Has experience supporting challenging adults in any capacity e.g care, prison, police 
  • If you have a relevant qualification this would be advantageous
  • Bubbly and upbeat personality
  • Resilient 

If this sounds like you would would love to hear from you. Please click "apply now" email your CV or call us to discuss the role further. 

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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