Teaching Assistant - SEMH/EBD

NQT Education Sector:
Education Sector:
SEN Jobs
Education Role:
Specialist SEN Classroom Support Jobs
London East
Internal Vacancy?:
Special Needs - SEN, Teaching Assistant
Employment Type:
Full Time
Contract Type:
£70 to £75 per day
Salary Description:
£70 - £75 per day
Job Ref:

SEMH/EBD Teaching Assistant – Dagenham

A secondary SEN School which supports students with SEMH and EBD in Dagenham are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to start immediately. The school caters for students aged 11-19 with EBD and SEMH.

Do you have an interest in working with young people with special needs?

Do you have prior experience working with young adults/children with EBD and SEMH?

Are you resilient and looking for a new challenge?

Are you a creative and friendly person?

What is the school looking for?

The school is looking for a Teaching Assistance that is positive, dedicated and resilient, as it is a challenging role, but can be very rewarding. Your position will help to create an outstanding learning environment for pupils by providing the support they need to succeed.

The ideal candidate will have:

* Have experience of working with children with SEN
* Have a current up to date DBS (preferred on the update service)
* Have excellent verbal and written skills
* Have a calm, patient and positive approach to your work and the ability to communicate well on all levels
* Be confident and have a can-do attitude
* Be committed and enthusiastic towards all areas of school life, engaging and working in partnership with staff, parents and children alike.

Duties and Responsibilities

* To work alongside the class teacher and other members of staff to maintain a meaningful, supporting and secure learning environment.
* To be part of a classroom team, under the direction of the class teacher and or learning mentors.
* To support student’s learning in lessons and using creative methodologies to engage students.
* To deliver small group/1:1 interventions.
* To aid staff in delivering educational programmes.
* To participate in team meetings, reporting on pupil performance.
* To support pupils with their personal and behavioural development.

To be successful in this SEN Teaching Assistant role you will need to provide the following:

* An Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
* You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Does this sound like the job for you?

If so, apply today! Please apply here or email mcmahon@academicsltd.co.uk for more information on this role.

Contact Details:
Tel: 0203 031 4860
Contact: Orlagh McMahon

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