Teaching Assistant

REESON Education
£ 65 - £ 85
09 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Teaching Assistant Sutton Primary Pupil Referral Unit Specialist Centre for Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs (SEMH) Interviews taking place ASAP Start January Small Classes (6) Part of a team of 1 Teacher and 2 TAs Teaching Assistant - About the candidate: I am seeking to appoint an outstanding SEMH TA for long-term jobs at a good PRU based in Sutton. You will work with students who have found mainstream school difficult or have problematic home lives and have been excluded from their mainstream settings. These children need clear boundaries, lots of positive reinforcement, patience and understanding. The work can be challenging due to the students who can exhibit difficult and disruptive behaviour. Teaching Assistant - Additional Benefits: Great Pay Rates Free on job training Excellent transport links Free Lunches Teaching Assistant - Skills and experience: Recent UK TA experience in a PRU or mainstream setting NVQ L2/3 Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools GCSE Maths & English grades A-C Experience supporting learners with Social Emotional & Mental Health Needs Good BM Skills This PRU caters for up to 120 students at one time, providing education to those with challenging behaviour and mental health difficulties at KS1 and 2 level. They work with parents and carers to ensure students receive the best level of support at school and at home. They run a huge amount of outreach support to all students with 1:1 mentoring, sports intervention and music therapy as well support with further education and career guidance. Each student should be re-integrated back into the mainstream school after 1 or 2 terms and they provide detailed plans to fully support each student with their re-integration.