SEMH Teaching Assistant - Primary - Lewisham

Recruiter
Edustaff
Location
London
Salary
12350.00 - 14250.00 GBP Annual
Posted
13 Jun 2019
Closes
11 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SEMH Teaching Assistant - Primary - Lewisham

Are you a graduate with a 2:1 or better in a Psychology related degree? Do you have a passion to support children with Social, Emotional or Mental Health challenges?
We are seeking an inspiring graduate who can use their knowledge and skills to support vulnerable pupils within this nurturing primary school in Lewisham!

***SEMH Teaching Assistant at a friendly primary school in Lewisham
***Role available September 2019
***Long Term, Full-Time post for SEMH Teaching Assistant
***Ideal for aspiring Counsellors and Psychologists
***Excellent opportunity to gain school-based experience

Person Specification
This SEMH Teaching Assistant role requires a dedicated graduate who has experience working with children and a second-class degree that will inform your knowledge on child development and SEMH needs. This SEMH Teaching Assistant position is open to graduates who have brilliant relationship building abilities and have an empathetic approach when facing children who are experiencing difficulties. The school wants graduates who can encourage the pupils with their motivational skills and techniques, support your pupils emotionally and demonstrate your passion for SEN.

About the Role
In this SEMH Teaching Assistant position you will be working on a 1:1 basis with pupils with SEMH needs. Ideally, the SEMH Teaching Assistant will have previous experience that will allow them to hit the ground running in this role and run both individual and small group intervention or mentoring sessions to support the development of SEMH pupils. The SEMH Teaching Assistant along with colleagues will have access to support and training from the SENCO who will also assist you in providing outstanding resources to carry out your duties.

If you agree that this is the perfect place to develop in your career, apply for the SEMH Teaching Assistant role at this outstanding primary school in Lewisham today! Click 'Apply Now' and send your CV and covering letter to Shinica at EduStaff.

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.