SEMH Learning Support Assistant - Leicestershire, Leicestershire

ABC TeachersLeicestershire
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Supply

Here at Abc Teachers we are currently recruiting for Teaching Assistants specialising in severe Emotional, Social and Mental Health Difficulties (SEMH) within Leicestershire with students aged 7 to 14 year olds to work on a full time or part time basis.

The school has an experienced team who are committed to working at the very highest standards with dedication of safeguarding practices. You will be working alongside Teachers and Teaching Assistants to support a small group of pupils with Emotional, Social and Mental Health Difficulties (SEMH) . Pupil needs include emotional disorders and conduct disorders/hyperkinetic disorders. The role includes supporting children in the classroom, delivering intercessions and providing some supervision across playtimes and lunchtimes.

Essential requirements are:

·                Level 2 or 3 Teaching Assistant Qualification

·                In date DBS for Child and Adult Workforce which is registered to the update service.

·                At least 3 months experience of working within an SEN environment

·                Available at least 2 days a week

·                Own transport is desirable

·                Recent and relevant experience working within a Primary or Secondary school setting and following the curriculum

·                Preferably have recent experience of working with challenging behaviour with Team Teach / MAPA or similar

·                Flexible and Adaptable to support the needs and demands of the school and pupils

In order to be considered for this role, you will need to meet the following criteria:

·                Be eligible to work in the UK (must have a valid visa if applicable)

·                Must hold relevant teaching qualifications (Bachelor of Education / PGCE)

·                Have previous experience teaching within an SEN setting

·                Commitment to support the ethos of the school

·                Have excellent communication skills

·                Have a creative approach within the classroom

·                Possess valid references, DBS/police checks

As well as being part of this school's community, working with ABC Teachers also gives you access to:

·                Competitive pay rates that are negotiable based on experience

·                Consultant exclusivity

·                Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to terms and conditions)

·                Reward scheme for staff referrals

Interested in applying?

If you are interested in this position, please contact Matt Smith today on 01509 608 017 or 'Apply now' to submit your details.

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ABC Teachers are an REC Gold Standard Awarded Education Agency, part of TES. Candidates pay rates are competitive and in line with the AWR policy which means that after a qualifying period, supply teachers can be paid to the comparable scale offered by the school.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All staff will hold an enhanced DBS disclosure (or be prepared to allow us to process one for you), need to provide professional or academic references and attend a face to face interview. A prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. Telephone calls to and/or from ABC Teachers may be recorded for training, safeguarding and compliance purposes.

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