SEMH Teaching Assistant – Level 1/2  – Berkley – September 2021

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £18,616 - £21,216 / Year
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Unqualified
  • Deadline:
    16th October 2021
  • Job Level:

SEMH Teaching Assistant – Level 1/2  – Berkley – September 2021

 

Are you interested in developing outstanding teaching and learning within a rich and personalised curriculum?

 

Would you like to work with high quality leadership & structures which support learning, development and achievement?

Location Berkley, South Gloucestershire

Salary £8.95-£10.20ph

Hours 40 hours per week – Term Time Only

Social Personnel is currently recruiting for a SEMH Teaching assistant to work for a bespoke new school for 11-16 year olds with SEMH needs, having taken the best elements of a mainstream school and the best elements of a special school to create an environment where young people can achieve their own goals and thrive.

Opening in September 2021, This is a school that aims to empower young people to aspire and achieve their goals.

Be part of something new, we are looking for a team of people interested in the reward task of shaping this exciting new provision right from the very start.

The Main Purpose Of The Role

The purpose of the Teaching Assistant is to support the children with their learning and general wellbeing to ensure every child has the best opportunity to reach their full potential in a caring and safe environment. Where necessary this may include supporting with care needs from time to time as well as positive behaviour management adopting a tailored approach to the individual child.

Key Duties

  • To establish a warm, caring and supportive relationship with pupils in order to support them feeling safe and enabling them to enjoy and learn during their time at the school.
  • To promote and encourage independence and personal development in pupils and maintain high expectations of behaviour at all times.
  • To contribute to providing high quality, challenging, and differentiated educational activities and experiences through supporting the teaching of a broad and balanced curriculum aiming at pupils achieving their full potential in all areas of learning.
  • Support the Class Teacher in all areas of the day to day running of the class
  • To respond to the varying and changing needs of the school and adapt to any task presented to achieve the smooth running of the school.
  • To promote pupils’ cognitive, social, emotional, behavioural, physical development and spiritual well-being.
  • Demonstrate a proven ability to work collaboratively within a multi-professional team
  • Under the guidance of a more senior TA or a teacher, ensure all documentation is completed correctly for records of incidents, health, behaviour etc. as necessary

Successful Candidate Qualities

  • Understanding of the Safeguarding principles and Child Protection procedures.
  • Knowledge or experience of pupils with SEN or SEMH/ASD
  • Commitment to the role, the desire to put the child first and treat them as an individual
  • Be positive and creative in meeting pupils’ needs
  • Full training and continued support
  • Life assurance and pension
  • Health cash back plan
  • Car lease scheme
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Perk box
  • Free parking

 

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up-to-date CV.

 

Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

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