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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

An independent school in Nelson have asked us to source a specialist teaching assistant to support the needs of a female pupil with SEMH.

The school is part of a specialist provision providing education and care to boys and girls between 11 and 18. Ranked as ‘high quality’ and ‘outstanding’, the school teaches many pupils with a range of complex needs, who have struggled in previous education placements. The school is made up of well-qualified teachers and teaching assistants with the skills and experience needed to handle the most challenging behaviour and to meet the individual learning needs of each young person, including those with cognitive difficulties.

You must be confident in providing clear routines and boundaries, creating a school environment where pupils feel safe, secure and are able to develop the skills, confidence and self-esteem needed to realise their full potential.

To be considered you must have experience in SEN (ideally SEMH) and be confident in working on a 1:1 basis with a pupil who may display challenging challenging behaviours.

The role is full-time and is on a temp-perm basis, meaning you will be placed onto a permanent contract following a probationary period.

Please contact me immediately if you are interested in this role as the school have requested to see CV's ASAP!

I can be contacted on 01772 842155 and look forward to hearing from you!

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 date.

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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