Psychology Graduate - Teaching Assistant

Location: Harrow
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: Psy H 020424
Salary: £77 - 90 per day
Job Published: 22 days ago

Job Title: Psychology Graduate

Location: Harrow, London

Company: Leading Educational Institution

Overview: Are you a recent Psychology graduate seeking an inspiring career opportunity in a supportive and dynamic environment? We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Psychology Graduate to join our team at a distinguished educational institution situated in Harrow, London. This role presents an exciting chance to gain invaluable experience while collaborating with seasoned professionals in the field.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide essential support to teachers and staff in delivering exceptional educational programs and interventions to students.
  • Assist in implementing effective behavior management strategies and individualized support plans for students with diverse needs.
  • Offer personalized one-to-one or small group support to students, including tutoring and mentoring where required.
  • Contribute to data collection and analysis to monitor student progress and evaluate the effectiveness of interventions.
  • Assist in organizing and delivering workshops and activities focused on promoting mental health and wellbeing among students.
  • Collaborate closely with colleagues to foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that nurtures 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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