SEMH/Behaviour TA

Location: Hounslow
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN
Reference: PE11266419
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 6 months ago
The ideal candidate will have experience working in an SEMH (Social Emotional Mental Health) environment and hold a real determination to improve the prospects of young people from difficult backgrounds.

We would welcome applicants with previous experience of social work, youth work, residential or community support, classroom support including mainstream SEND support.

We would also encourage post graduate applicants from sports, psychology and performing arts backgrounds who are looking to gain experience within an education setting.

You must:

* Aid pupils to learn as effectively as possible both in group situations and on his or her own.
* To ensure pupils can effectively use equipment and materials provided.
* Motivate and encourage pupils as required, by providing levels of individual attention, reassurance and help with learning tasks as appropriate to pupils' needs
* Assist in areas the pupil may have additional difficulties, eg. speech and language, reading, spelling, numeracy, handwriting/presentation
* Using praise and assistance to encourage pupils to concentrate and stay focussed on tasks.

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00