Educational Support Worker

Location Newton Abbot
Discipline: 1:1 SEN
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65 to £75
Contact name: Alex Moore

Contact email: alex@opus-abc.uk
Job ref: 49827
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: 07/04/2022

Educational Support Worker Required

SEMH specialist provision

Primary/Secondary

Full-time role, starting immediately

Temp-perm position

Generous competitive rates starting at £70+

Specialist provisions in Newton Abbot are looking to recruit full-time behaviour and mental health focused Teaching Assistants. You will be working 1:1 or in small groups with young people with social emotional mental health and special educational needs. You may be required to deliver some of the lessons to the student on a 1:1 basis as well as accompany outings for functional skills/social skills.

To be considered for this role, you must have:

Experience working in an SEMH provision, school or have a background in mental health, youth work or support work

A good knowledge, understanding and background of working with young adolescents with SEMH needs - psychology, child development and criminology degrees desirable

TA qualification desirable

Team Teach and Thrive Practitioner qualifications desirable

Excellent references

Above all, you must be confident, reliable and passionate!

Working with us, you will benefit from:

Competitive daily pay rates paid every Friday (PAYE and no umbrella company used)

A dedicated, experienced SEN specialist Consultant

Access to our Online Portal to easily manage your calendar, view payslips and update your personal details

Access to our exclusive CPD Academy with hundreds of training courses (many free!).