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SEMH Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with an alternative provision in the Rotherham area who are looking to recruit Team Teach Trained Teaching Assistants and Learning Support Assistants with SEMH/behaviour experience across all key stages to start as soon as possible.

The successful Teaching Assistant would have experience with SEMH and challenging behaviours and would posses the correct behaviours in order to support and re-engage SEMH students within a Primary or Secondary classroom setting. Ideally, Teaching Assistants would have additional training such as Team Teach which advantageous but not essential however any Teaching Assistants that are successful may be required to undergo a Team Teach Course. We would also welcome applicants with relevant transferable skills such as ex forces, sports coaches and Youth Workers.

Our ideal Teaching Assistant will have:

  • 6 months experience working with SEMH/challenging behaviours
  • Team Teach Trained or equivalent (e.g. PRICE/MAYBO)
  • Experience supporting children with SEMH or a willingness to learn
  • Patient and nurturing mannerism with excellent behaviour management skills

Why apply for a Teaching Assistant job with Teaching Personnel:

  • Competitive Daily Rates of Pay up to £66.50 per day
  • £50 reward every time you recommend a colleague to work with us
  • Unrivalled CPD opportunities including Team Teach, NASEN and Strategies to Re-Engage
  • Opportunity to work in a number of schools and SEN provisions with the help of our specialist consultants

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your up to date CV over to Kim Johnson or call the Sheffield Secondary/SEN team on 0114 241 3341.

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.

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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