School Health and Social Care Worker

Location: Sunderland
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: HSCGRADSUN180923
Salary: £77 - 90 per day + PAYE (no umbrella companies)
Job Published: 12 days ago

Join Our Team as a SEMH Teaching Assistant in Sunderland!

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of children and young people with Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) needs? Do you have the dedication and empathy to support them in their educational journey? If so, we want YOU to be a part of our team in beautiful Sunderland!

About Us: At [Your School/Organization Name], we are committed to providing a nurturing and inclusive environment for students with SEMH needs. Our dedicated team of educators and support staff work collaboratively to empower every student to reach their full potential.

The Role: As a SEMH Teaching Assistant, you will play a crucial role in our students' development by:

Providing one-on-one and small group support to students with SEMH needs. Assisting with the planning and implementation of tailored educational programs. Building positive relationships with students to encourage emotional and social growth. ️ Supporting students in developing communication and coping skills. Creating a safe and supportive learning environment.

‍ Qualifications: To excel in this role, you should possess:

✅ A genuine passion for working with children and young people. ✅ Strong interpersonal and communication skills. ✅ Patience, empathy, and resilience. ✅ Previous experience in a similar role or educational setting (preferred). ✅ Relevant qualifications or willingness to pursue them (e.g., Level 2 TA qualification).

What We Offer: We value our team members and offer:

A supportive and collaborative work environment. Opportunities for professional development and training. Competitive salary and benefits package. ️ Generous holiday allowances. The chance to make a meaningful impact on young lives.

Location: Our school is located in the heart of Sunderland, a vibrant city with a rich history and a strong sense of community. Enjoy the beautiful coastal scenery, cultural attractions, and the warmth of the North East!

How to Apply: If you're ready to embark on a rewarding journey as a SEMH Teaching Assistant with us, please send your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and motivation to

Join us in making a difference in the lives of students with SEMH needs in Sunderland! Together, we can inspire growth, learning, and happiness. #SEMH #TeachingAssistant #SunderlandJobs.

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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