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Youth Worker Teaching Assistants needed for PRUs in Wandsworth

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Job description

A behaviour school and PRU in Tooting BEC and Mitcham are looking for experienced behaviour Teaching Assistants for immediate start.

They are looking for the following:

Graduate (Sociology, Sports, Criminology or Psychology)

Experienced Youth or Community Support Worker

Working knowledge of meeting the emotional, social and mental health of young people

Desire to take a supporting role in alternative education setting

The post is to start as soon as possible and you will be required to work during term time until the end of the academic year, with the possibility of becoming a permanent member of staff. The school deals with pupils that are of a vulnerable and sometimes challenging nature. You will work closely with your colleagues to create action plans for students across Key Stages 3 and 4, taking an active role in implementing a programme that positively encourages learners to overcome barriers to learning, improve their skills and ultimately gain recognised qualifications. You will have strong interpersonal skills in order to communicate with families, carers and a multidisciplinary team of teaching staff, social workers and educational psychologists. You will be organised, patient and confident, with a sound understanding of the key issues currently affecting young people.

If you feel that you have these qualities and that this role is something that you would like to be considered for then please either e-mail your up to date CV or call Fatima on 02075933070.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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