During this difficult and unknown time, we are still recruiting Team Teach Trained Teaching Assistants in Sheffield. We are interviewing and recruiting for when schools re-open their doors.
From the safety of your home, we can get in touch with you to answer your questions, discuss employment opportunities and hold video interviews.
you ready for a new challenge in a school with children who have learning difficulties due to their Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH)?
If you are please read on...
As a behaviour support assistant/teaching assistant, your role will require perseverance, confidence and determination as you may need to handle challenging situations strongly, therefore you will need to be prepared. You will need to be flexible, have plenty of enthusiasm, determination, good communication skills and the ability to work 1:1 or with small groups across multiple age groups. Teaching is not limited to a classroom; your role will be based inside and outside the school to ensure you always reinforce and develop new skills whether that be during lunchtime or visits to the community. Many of the students have social, emotional, mental health challenges . The most important part of your role is to create and promote positive outcomes and behaviour. This is improved by clear boundaries and structure, to create emotional stability and physical safety.
- Team teach preferred but not required
- Relevant experience working which children.
- Passionate about working with children with social, emotional and mental health challenges.
- Capable of dealing with challenging behaviour, promoting focus within a classroom environment and giving on-going 1:1 support.
- Day to day or long-term roles, on a temporary to permanent basis
If this role does not suit you and you are wanting to work in special needs school, please call Frances on 0114 252 1975