Psychology Graduate

Ashford, Kent
Date Posted: 21 May 2024
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£83.33 - £90 per day
  1. Long-term

Psychology Graduate

Ashford, Kent
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Psychology Graduate

Full-time - £83.33-£90 per day - ASAP start

Tradewind Recruitment are currently recruiting for passionate graduates with a degree/background within Psychology, looking to work in education. We have found in our experience, people with backgrounds in Psychology have a great ability to transfer their knowledge to working with pupils with Special Educational Needs (SEN), and if you have an interest in this kind of work, please feel free to apply below.

We are currently recruiting for a number of 1:1 roles with children with SEN and we'd love to speak to you about them! These are roles within mainstream settings and there is the opportunity for further CPD specific to SEN.

Benefits of working with Tradewind Recruitment

  • We offer highly competitive and fair rates of pay, paying to scale for all long-term/perm responsibilities.
  • A specialised, highly experienced, and dedicated Consultant to be your main point of contact.
  • An independent and experienced Compliance team to ensure you can continue working.
  • Tradewind works with the National College and can offer over 2500 accredited courses that you would have access to, so you will be able to complete CPD at your own convenience.

The Role

  • Working primarily with children with SEN on a 1:1, or small group basis.
  • SEN needs themselves can range from: ASD, ADHD, Global Delay, Speech and Language, SEMH, and/or Behavioural Needs.
  • Working with small groups of students or individuals needing special attention
  • Assessing students' progress and discussing development with Teachers, Parents/Carers, and external agencies if necessary.
  • Undertaking CPD if the role requires it, in which you will be accredited for.


  • Hold a BSc in Psychology
  • Experience working with children with SEN within an education, pastoral, or personal setting would be highly desirable
  • Either have, or be willing to get, an enhanced DBS on the update service.
  • Must have right to work in the UK

For more information on the schools we are working with specifically, please apply to this advert and will respond to you within 24 hours, or contact or call us on 01227 852 816.


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