Psychology Graduate - Teaching Assistant

Location:
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: P KC 020424
Salary: £77 - 90 per day
Job Published: 16 days ago

Job Title: Psychology Graduate

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London

Company: Esteemed Educational Institution

Overview: Are you a recent Psychology graduate with a passion for making a positive impact in the lives of children and young people? We are in search of a motivated and enthusiastic Psychology Graduate to join our esteemed educational institution located in the prestigious borough of Kensington and Chelsea, London. This is an exceptional opportunity to gain invaluable experience while collaborating with experienced professionals in a supportive and dynamic environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide crucial support to teachers and staff in delivering outstanding educational programs and interventions tailored to the diverse needs of students.
  • Assist in the implementation of effective behavior management strategies and personalized support plans for students with a range of needs and abilities.
  • Offer individualized one-to-one or small group support to students, including tutoring and mentoring as needed.
  • Contribute to the collection and analysis of data to monitor student progress and evaluate the impact of interventions.
  • Participate in the organization and delivery of workshops and activities focused on promoting mental health and wellbeing among students.
  • Collaborate closely with colleagues to cultivate a positive and inclusive learning environment that fosters student engagement and achievement.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Psychology or a related field.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build rapport with students and colleagues alike.
  • Genuine passion for working with children and young people, particularly within an educational context.
  • Demonstrated empathy, patience, and resilience, enabling effective support for students facing challenges.
  • Ability to work well both independently and as part of a team, with flexibility to adapt to evolving responsibilities.
  • Willingness to learn and grow within the role and institution.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with weekly pay, ensuring you receive your compensation every Friday.
  • Opportunity to gain invaluable experience and develop skills in education and psychology.
  • Supportive and nurturing work environment with ample opportunities for professional development and advancement.
  • Chance to make a tangible difference in the lives of students and contribute to their academic and personal growth.

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.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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