Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) Teaching Assistant - Reading - a fantastic opportunity for aspiring teachers looking for a challenge or for those looking to gain experience for a career in Psychology - ASAP start - Ages 7-16.
Are you a compassionate and enthusiastic person looking to work with children with Special Educational Needs or are you an aspiring teacher looking for experience with children who have additional needs? A school in Reading are looking for a caring and patient individual who will work alongside a classroom teacher supporting students with their work focusing on their social, emotional and mental health needs to start ASAP. This is an ideal position for those graduated with a degree in Education or Psychology based in Reading.
The job role:
-Social, Emotional and Mental Health Teaching Assistant
-Work with a range of students aged 7-16
-Work alongside qualified professionals in the field with opportunities to shadow and observe.
-Additional training can be provided
-Ideal for career progression in Psychology or Education
The school is full of passionate professionals who provide an education for students with complex needs including social and emotional challenges such as anxieties and trauma along with some learning difficulties for example; dyslexia, autism and ADHD. The SEMH teaching assistant will be responsible for ensuring the students are engaged in their lessons, promote positive self-esteem whilst also assisting the main class teacher in ensuring students are getting an education to match their individual learning needs.
The SEMH teaching assistant should be resilient with an open mind to support mental health challenges of young people. A degree in Education or Psychology is desirable but not essential.
Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) Teaching Assistant in Reading to start ASAP - fantastic route for career in Education or Psychology -ASAP start - Ages 7-16