Psychology Students and Graduates

Frome, Somerset
MEBJN -042021-325774_1619768775
Date Posted:30 Apr 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
Competitive
  1. Daily supply

Psychology Students and Graduates

Frome, Somerset

We are looking to recruit psychology students or graduates to join our Team of Supply Teaching Assistants in Frome. We are working closely with Somerset schools who are seeking psychology graduates with understanding of Learning Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum, Behavioural and Emotional Difficulties.

This type of work will be a great opportunity for psychology graduates to use their academic knowledge in a practical way in an Education setting as a teaching assistant. You will have the opportunity to work on a 1:1 or group setting with young people with Special Educational needs and support their learning and emotional well-being.

The work will involve 1:1 intervention sessions as well as supporting pupils in class as a Teaching Assistant. Previous experience of working with young people is highly desirable. It will be expected that candidates will have good quality literacy skills and appropriate educational qualifications to be able to meet these high standards.

Must have any below:

  • Degree or training in psychology
  • Training in Counselling/Trauma/Psychology

Highly Desirable:

  • Special Educational Needs Experience in a care or school setting
  • Understanding and experience of supporting/teaching young people with Mental Health issues.

Placements in schools vary from daily supply, short and long-term cover and permanent positions according to your requirements and availability. Pay will depend on experience and the responsibilities of the role and is never less than £65 per day.

Most of our client schools require Teaching Assistants require support staff to support their pupils with additional needs such Autism, Physical Disabilities, ADHD, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties, Language and Speech, Cerebral Palsy, PDA and attachment disorders.

Benefits:

- Working within school hours: 0830-1530

- Flexible work. (We can offer you work around your other commitments, such child care, study, 2nd Job, hobbies, holidays).

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

  • We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
  • We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
  • Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
  • Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
  • Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
  • Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in these positions you will need to have:

 Experience of working with children or vulnerable adults

  • Be available to work 0830-1530 at least once a week
  • Must have experience working with children or young adults.

 This position is subject to 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

  • We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
  • We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact!
  • Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
  • Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
  • Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
  • Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position. Or for more information about the role, contact Ross Churn on 01173017578 or ross.churn@twrecruitment.com.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer

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