SEMH Educational Support

Location: Gateshead, Gateshead, England
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Teacher | SEN Support Jobs | SEN | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11314789
Salary: £65 - £85 per annum
Job Published: 28 days ago
Would you like to work with young people who need additional support with their social, emotional mental health?

The Role:

This is an outstanding opportunity for an individual with previous SEN experience OR a Graduate with a keen interest in this area of work. It is the perfect position.

The school is situated in Gateshead and supports Students who have a range of additional needs associated with social, emotional mental health challenges and ACEs.
It's a small school that offers a restorative, therapeutic approach to education and behaviour management.

What is involved:
• Providing assistance and supervision for students before, during and after lessons
• Assisting students to understand and participate in set tasks in an appropriate way
• Assisting with note taking and supporting literacy and numeracy
• Working with a class, a small group or individual learners
• Encouraging the development of appropriate social skills
• To ensure accurate individual student records are maintained
• Helping to build confidence and motivation
• Participating in team meetings and training programmes as an active member of a team
• Working with managers and employees to support the developing culture of the organisation
• Following regulations pertaining to safeguarding

What is required:
• An Undergraduate Degree (preferable) and/or previous SEN experience
• Good general education levels in English and Maths
• Knowledge, keen interest or understanding of the range of different types of learning and behavioural needs (SEMH, PRU)
• Ability to adapt to a various working environments and students with differing abilities and unpredictable behaviour
• A co-operative working style
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• A caring attitude and a good listener
• Flexibility in terms of working patterns

Summary:
• SEN LSA SEMH - Graduate Learner Support Assistant - Teaching Assistant
• £65 to £85 daily rate (5-day week)
• Special Educational Needs
• September 2021 start
• Apply directly via this advert or call Enya on 0191 279 7270.