SEMH Teaching Assistant, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring soon

Vision for Education LtdLeeds

Date posted:
Start date: September
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £65 - £75 per day
Contract term: Supply
Suitable for NQTs: No

Vision for Education are recruiting on behalf of a school in Leeds that are actively recruiting for a Social, Emotional and Mental Health support worker to start from September (or earlier) to work with their pupils that have Social, Emotional and Mental Health Issues and mild learning disabilities. The successful candidate will be tasked with working with small classes of between 3-6 pupils. The responsibilities of this role are as follows: supporting the class teacher to deliver work in accordance with the national curriculum, supporting the class teacher to manage behaviour, supporting pupils on a one to one basis, contributing to record keeping, liaising with parents and multidisciplinary teams and attending school trips/outings. To be considered for this role, it is essential that you have 6 months minimum experience working in a similar setting with young people that have mental health issues; this could be a similar school, residential care home, supported living etc.

Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service

About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality Primary, Secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company TES Global.

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.

Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).

Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).

Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.

FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £350.

Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks.

£50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.

Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you can enthuse, motivate and engage the most hard to reach students, and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please call Liam Ffrench on 0113 426 5330

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Type: Supply Agency