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Teaching Assistant SEMH

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Job description

Are you looking for a new job?

Do you want to make a real and noticeable difference?

Can you remain calm in challenging circumstances?

We are pleased to be recruiting for a Teaching Assistant in a Salford PRU for pupils aged 11-14. Pupils from this school usually have a diagnosis of Social, Emotional or Mental Health needs. The ideal candidate for this role would be someone with

  • A determined and caring personality
  • A commitment to helping vulnerable young people
  • The ability to stay calm in difficult situations

Most pupils have had a disrupted school life and fall below the expected learning levels for children of their age nationally, so the school is actively seeking someone to assist and nurture these pupils during these important years. The school has an excellent team of mentors, a family liaison coordinator, a senior youth worker, form tutors and TA’s to support you during your employment.

The role of a Teaching Assistant would be to support pupils’ lesson to meet the learners needs. This would include a curriculum based around academic and social progression. You would support thw young people to express themselves in a practical and easy way, as well as assist with tasks to help the young people succeed in their lives beyond the school with a key focus on independent living skills.

This provision is based in Salford and is easily accessible by car, bus and tram

In addition, you will need to complete all necessary vetting checks including proof of identity, a DBS on the Update Service and producing two recent references.

Working through Teaching Personnel allows for many benefits including

  • A team of consultants to look for roles for you and support you in the ones you find
  • A competitive wage of GBP62 per day with options to rise
  • Access to a wide variety of CPD opportunities
  • Flexibility on your working conditions.

If you believe you are the perfect Teaching Assistant and can make support and inspire these young people, please send your CV or contact Dan at Teaching Personnel today.

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. 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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