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SEMH classroom assistant

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Start date: 24 Sep 2018
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11054188
  • Branch: Sheffield Secondary SEND
  • Consultant: Hannah Warren
  • Call: 0114 252 1975
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
A highly successful Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) in the central Sheffield area are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their team on a full-time basis. You will be providing general support to children with a variety of needs and challenges.

Rate of pay: £60 - £74 dependant on experience & qualifications.

The ideal candidate should:

- Have previous experience in a PRU environment or have worked extensively with learners with SEMH (social, emotional and mental health needs).
- Have an enhanced DBS or willing to apply for a new one.
- Have excellent communication and behaviour management techniques.
- Demonstrate excellent morals and values to be a role model for disadvantaged young students.
- Be confident in dealing with challenging behaviour.
- Be able to confidently work as part of the team and independently.

It would also be advantageous if you already hold a Team Teach certificate, but this is not a necessity as training will be provided to any successful candidates.

What this role provides you:

- Invaluable experience in a local pupil referral unit
- competitive rates of pay
- Flexible working hours can be offered to those unable to take on full time employment
- permanent employment opportunity for the right candidate
- Various CPD courses including autism awareness, Team Teach, cover supervisor etc.

Due to the nature of the provision, we are looking for experienced candidates only. Should you feel you would be worth serious consideration, please contact our SEN consultant Hannah on 0114 252 1975, additional to applying below.

We look forward to hearing from you.
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