Job Title: SEMH Teaching Assistant
Location: Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Salary Scale: £65 - £75 per day
Start Date: September 2021
Do you have experience supporting young people with social, emotional and mental health needs, or those with challenging behaviour?
GSL Education is currently seeking an SEMH Teaching Assistant in Scarborough from September 2021. Our client School is a renowned special needs academy that works to provide a person-centered, holistic teaching approach.
As an SEMH Teaching Assistant you will:
Support on a one to one and small group basis
Follow Education Health Care Plans to ensure outcomes are met
Assist in engaging lessons including outdoor education and creative learning
Support young people social interactionMinimum Candidate Requirements:
Have previous experience supporting people with social, emotional and mental health needs, and challenging behaviour
Be familiar with a Positive Behaviour Policy and de-escalation techniques
Be knowledgeable about warning signs and triggers
Have a true passion for supporting young people with special educational needs
Hold a Child Only DBS on the Update Service, or be willing to apply for one with GSL EducationFor further information, please call Kerry Fowler or Bekkie Barker at GSL Education and submit your CV via the application link. Alternatively, please visit (url removed) to apply online