SEMH Teaching Assistant

Hinckley, Leicestershire

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JFN 27189_1616072421
Date Posted:18 Mar 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £78 per day
  1. Long-term

SEMH Teaching Assistant

Hinckley, Leicestershire

Tradewind Recruitment are seeking a large number of SEMH Teaching Assistants for pupil referral units and alternative provisions across Leicester City and County. The roles are full time and long term (possibly permanent contracts for the right people).

The right candidate will;

-Support schools working under the supervision of the teacher.

-Preparing learning resources.

-Encouraging children's confidence, self esteem and independence.

-Helping children understand instructions, through repetition, re-phrasing or demonstrating.

-Putting into practice individual education, social, behavioural and personal care programmes.

-Encouraging children to communicate with one another and with staff.

-Providing feedback and assistance to teachers.

-Supporting children in social activities and on outings.

-Assisting children during therapy sessions.

-Recognising signs of distress in children and offering reassurance.

-Attending to pupils' physical needs.

-Team Teach (Preferable)

If you are readily available to commence your next role or are looking for September contact Natalie on

In return, 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 is 18 more than our next nearest competitor.
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend earn up to *£200.
*Full interview preparation and assistant - so you are fully prepped and confident increasing your chances of success!
*Help with lesson planning - our support does not stop once we have 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 the Learning Support Assistant role you will need:
*To have psychology degree or equivalent qualifications.
*Experience working with children or young adults.
*This position you will need an enhanced DBS disclosure, Over Seas Police Clearance (if applicable) and profession reference checks - At least 2!
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be noted.
*You must have legal right to work in the UK.

Click 'apply now' to be considered for this great position.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee, you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. 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 and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? 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 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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