Mental Health Support Assistant | Primary School | Highlands, Enfield
A kind, calm and considerate Psychology Graduate is required for this Mental Health Support Assistant role to support students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs in a wonderful little Primary School that can be found in Highlands, Enfield.
You will become a part of an exceptionally inclusive team, ensuring that all pupils are able to have access to mainstream class teaching, through your support and teamwork with other staff and external support frameworks. Since the Covid-19 pandemic, education has been massively interrupted and because of this we are seeing a surge in mental health problems and social anxiety in young children.
- Stunning Primary, graded as 'Outstanding' by OFSTED
- Psychology-related degree required - 2:1 at minimum, First-Class is preferable
- Known for its incredible attainment as well as staff, and student satisfaction in the local area
- Mental Health Support Assistant role - Supporting students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs
- Salary: £70 a day - paid on a weekly PAYE basis
- Full-time role starting in January 2022 - July 2022
- Beautiful Primary School located in Highlands, Enfield
This Mental Health Support Assistant role will involve working 1:1 with children who have a diagnosis of SEMH, and their complex needs can range from Autism, ODD, ADHD, ASD, Self-Harm, Abuse/Family separation, Depression or Anxiety. This Mental Health Support Assistant
job will offer a perfect platform for a graduate who is excited to board on a career within the education sector. With a dual focus on pastoral wellbeing and academic progress, this role will be suitable for aspiring Teachers or aspiring SEN professionals looking for some experience prior to studying for a Masters.
As a competent Mental Health Support Assistant, you'll play a critical role in an incredibly important stage of the pupil's education. Owing to the COVID pandemic there has been a surge of Mental Health issues created and amplified. The school maintains an inclusive environment and understands the value of having a Mental Health Support Assistant to support their most vulnerable pupils which will allow them to continue to access the exceptional teaching at the school.
This is a full-time Mental Health Support Assistant position available for the duration of the upcoming academic year. The school has an incredibly strong leadership team and an experienced Special Needs Co-ordinator, who will work closely with you to certify that your support is tailored and appropriate to the pupil/s you will be working with. If you have experience as a SEND / Mental Health Support Assistant or believe that you can assist students with Emotional and Mental Health needs, then this is the ideal job for you to be considering. Ribbons & Reeves are London's leading Education Recruiters. We specialise in helping educators of all level's secure long-term and permanent roles, such as this Mental Health Support Assistant role, in Highlands, Enfield. For other roles like this, check out our website, search 'Ribbons & Reeves'. We look forward to supporting you in your application to this Mental Health Support Assistant role. Mental Health Support Assistant | Primary School | Highlands, Enfield