Full Time - Youth worker Teaching Assistant
£75 - £85 daily rate - PAYE
We are seeking an experienced youth worker to support a Primary/Secondary Pupil SEMH School.
About the school
Primary - ACS and SEMH
Secondary KS3 -KS5 - Challenging behaviour, SEMH, ADHD
Vulnerable young people, emotional and mental health
They are looking for at least 2 of the following qualities:
Previous experience working in a PRU or alternative provision
Graduate (Sociology, Sports, Criminology or Psychology)
Experienced Youth or Community Support Worker
Support workers from mental health facilities or high-risk secure units
Sports coaches looking to transfer skills in supporting vulnerable young pupils' education
Confident, resilient, positive personality
This will be supporting students with social, emotional, mental health needs across either primary or secondary ages providing classroom support.
You will also be required to provide 1:1 support with any emotional issues, and supporting if pupils are behind with their work
Experience and understanding of how to support young people with social, emotional, mental health needs
Flexible in being able to provide 1:1, group support
Deal with any challenging behaviours or incidents in a calm manner
Available to start immediately
Commitment during term time full time Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.00pm
How to apply Youth Teaching Assistant
Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Smart teachers, please contact Fatima Zohra Chehalfi on (phone number removed).
Smart Teachers is committed to safeguarding children, young people, and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.
About Smart Teachers
Smart Teachers is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.
What Smart Teachers offer
As a valued employee of Smart Teachers, you will receive:
Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers' Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support