Long term - Full time
Teaching Personnel are currently working with a school in Penzance and are in need of a SEN specialist Teaching Assistant to work on a long-term role.
The pupils at the school often display very challenging behaviour as well as both physical and verbal aggression. Your role will be to build rapport and good relationships with each student you work with, to develop trust and mutual respect.
SEMH (Social, Emotional and Mental Health) experience is not essential, but would be desirable and so this position would be suitable for Mental Health Support Workers and Counsellors looking to make the transition into teaching/working in schools.
We always encourage applications from graduates, particularly those with an interest in Sports and/or Psychology for this position as it would be hugely beneficial to working with children with additional needs
Many pupils have been statemented with ADHD and have EHCP's in place. These students show an interest in high energy activities such as Physical Education, Outdoor Activities and Sports in general. Is this something you could get involved with and enjoy at the same time?
The provision are ideally looking for permanent members of staff on a full-time basis, the successful applicant will be placed onto a temporary to permanent contract and will move onto a permanent contract once a successful probationary period has been carried out with Teaching Personnel.
Are you intrigued to find out more? If so please call (phone number removed) or email with a copy of your CV.
All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.