SEMH Teaching Assistant

Location: Sheffield
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11270733
Salary: £60 - £70 per day, Benefits: Free CPD, No umbrella companies, PAYE
Job Published: 9 days ago
Do you have experience working with challenging behaviour in young people? Do you have a passion for supporting the social and emotional growth of children? Do you have the skills to support young people following the impact of COVID-19 on their mental health and behaviour?

Protocol Education is a leading education recruitment company; we help teachers and support assistants find work with a range of SEN schools and are hiring Behaviour Support and SEMH Teaching Assistants.

You will be responsible for supporting children on a 1:1 and small group basis; you may be required to run intervention activities and report to staff members on pupils ongoing needs and progress both academically and socially. You will also be managing challenging behaviour in the classroom.

Ideal Candidates will have a background in

• Support work and residential care
• Learning Mentoring
• Prison officers/ tutors
• Police & Youth Wotjer
• Military
• Graduates interested in a career in teaching.

Person Specification

• Exhibit patience and compassion
• Be supportive, kind and nurturing.
• Experience of working in the SEND sector with emphasis on behavioural issues.
• Must be able to support whilst maintaining authority in your role.

What Protocol Education can offer you:

• Excellent rates of pay
• Flexible work
• Short-term, long-term, and permanent placements.
• Our commitment to finding you the right school and opportunity.
• Support through all placements

To apply or for a confidential chat call Frances on 0114 252 1975 or email frances.albert@protocol-education.com.

If this role doesn't sound right for you still give us a call, we have many other roles available which could suit you perfectly!

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.