Learning Support Assistant

Recruiter
Hays Social Care
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
60.00 - 65.00 GBP Daily
Posted
08 Jun 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Job Type
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent

Learning Support Assistant Cannock SEN SEMH

Learning Support Assistant SEMH CannockBehavioural Teaching Assistant
Special Educational Needs - SEMH
Cannock
GBP60 to GBP70 Per Day

Your new company
Hays Education are recruiting a number of Secondary Teaching Assistants to work at a PRU in Cannock. You will be working with challenging pupils who have been excluded from mainstream education or require to learn in an alternative provision. They are looking for candidates to work with young people facing social, emotional and mental health challenges and life changing circumstances. The school are seeking candidates who know how to engage, inspire, safeguard and de-escalate situations for everyone's safety and to keep young people in education.

Your new role
You will be working on a one to one and small group basis with challenging pupils. Pupils are encouraged to undertake outdoor activities.

What you'll need to succeed
You should have at least 6 months experience working within a school environment in the last 2 years, and experience of supporting children with SEND and challenging behaviour. You should be a hardworking and reliable Teaching Assistant, willing to complete the supporting role as required. You should be excellent with time keeping and punctuality, as well as being able to go into new settings and teach and assist different children with a variety of additional needs. You should hold a current DBS, preferably registered on the update service, or be willing to get a DBS processed by Hays.

We are looking for specialists in:
  • Behavioural Management
  • SEND
  • Pastoral Support

What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive daily rate, differing depending on your experience and level. You will gain advice from a personal consultant who can assist you throughout the process as well as benefits such as holiday pay and free safeguarding training.

What you need to do now
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