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Support Assistant Social Emotional Mental Health Difficulties

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with a school based in Cramlington to recruit a full time Behaviour Support Assistant to support teenage students with social emotional and mental health (SEMH) difficulties on a full time basis, to commence from the end of February until the end of the academic year. The role will be in a specialist SEND school, working with vulnerable young people to help them succeed as best as they can in education; you will be working with the support of an extensive professional team of staff. The children in the provision display extremely challenging behaviour, so the successful candidate will be confident in approaching this. The client school welcomes applications from a variety of backgrounds including those from youth work or army/military, experience working with SEMH is extremely desirable.

You will be helping pupils to work towards formal qualifications so an enthusiastic and proactive Support Assistant with a desire for working with young people is required, you do not need a teaching assistant qualification for this role although it may be useful. You must be a strong role model, motivated and dedicated to providing outstanding support to students and passionate making a real difference!

Teaching Personnel can offer behaviour support assistant's competitive pay rates of up to £65 per day,; for the right candidate longer term rates can be negotiated on your behalf. Teaching Personnel work with a large number of SEN schools across the UK, if you are interested in registering to work through Teaching Personnel, to gain full time or part time work or to gain SEN experience please call us today for a confidential chat to hear more.

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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