1:1 SEN TA with Trauma and SEMH

Location: Grays
Job Type: Part Time
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: bvgfx b
Salary: £83.85 - 85.00 per day + £50 referral fee
Job Published: 18 days ago

Job Title: 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant with Trauma and SEMH


Grays, Essex, East of England

Job Type:

Temporary, Full-Time hours

Primary Industry:

Education and Training


£83.85 - £85 Per day


£50 referral fee

Job Duties:

  • Provide 1:1 support to students with Special Educational Needs (SEN) who have experienced trauma and Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) challenges
  • Assist students with academic tasks, emotional regulation, and social skills development
  • Implement individualised education plans and behaviour management strategies
  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and external professionals to support student progress
  • Maintain accurate records and progress reports on student development

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Level 2 qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or equivalent
  • Experience working with students with SEN, trauma, and SEMH
  • Ability to build positive relationships with students and adapt support strategies


Relevant qualification in education or special educational needs


Previous experience in a similar role within an educational setting

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Understanding of SEN, trauma, and SEMH needs
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team and independently

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Level 3 qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or higher
  • Additional training in trauma-informed care or mental health support

Working Conditions:

  • Work within a school environment
  • Regular interaction with students, teachers, and parents
  • Potential for challenging behaviour and emotional situations

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further 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.

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