Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant
**3 Months of relevant experience required
We are actively seeking a SEMH School Support Workers / Behaviour Mentors / SEN TA for a Secondary School in the Harrow area.
We require full-time SEMH School Support Workers / Behaviour Mentors / SEN TA who are passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated to supporting children and young adults with challenging behaviour, special needs, mental health or need additional emotional support. This role deals with children with moderate and severe needs. There may also be speech, language and communication difficulties.
Applicants must be willing to work with children who may have MLD/SLD/ASD (Moderate Learning Difficulties/ Severe Learning Difficulties/ Autistic Spectrum) as well as mental health and emotional needs. They must also have relevant and previous experience working with challenging behaviour-supporting children or adults.
Experience with challenging children (SEND, SEMH, CB or EBD)
Want a full-time work position
A calm, caring, considerate, compassionate manner and be very patient.
An understanding of challenging behaviour and safeguarding
Child and adult DBS check on update service or willing to complete a new one
Excellent knowledge of relevant policies/codes of practice and awareness of current legislation
Eligibility to work in the UK.
Typical duties of a SEMH School Support Workers / Behaviour Mentors / SEN TA:
Attend to the pupils’ personal needs and suggest or implement related programmes
Supervise and support pupils in access to learning
Assist with the development and implementation of Individual Support Plans, Individual Behaviour Plans and Personal Care programmes.
Provide feedback to pupils concerning progress and achievement under the guidance of a teacher.
Provide detailed and regular feedback to teachers on pupils’ achievements, progress and problems.
Working directly with individuals or groups to raise the self-esteem and confidence of pupils with a view to improving their personal and social skills.
Monitoring progress in improving behaviour.
Strong behaviour management techniques.
The key benefits of working with us are:
Your own dedicated and friendly consultant who is available 24/7
Competitive rates of pay
£100 referral scheme for you and those you recommend
A variety of daily positions with flexible hours across the school week
Long-term positions to suit your needs
Opportunities to progress in your career
Minimal administration (no time sheets!)
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary contract, Fixed term contract, Temp to perm
Salary: £80.00-£90.00 per day
Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
Harrow, London: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Work Location: One location