Mental Health Teaching Assistant

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Job Sector:
£70 to £90 per day
Salary Description:
%ufffd70 - 90 per day
Teaching Personnel
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Are you a patient, resilient and caring individual who wants to work with some of the most vulnerable teenagers in your community? Have you always wanted to work in a school do not have the right qualifications or training and have no idea where to start? Are you available full-time and would love a job that is Monday to Friday within school hours?

A specialist school is looking for School Mental Health Assistant to support it's student with their well-being, personal development and academic potential. This school was set up to support teenagers for whom mainstream education is a challenge and require alternative learning provisions. Most students have a diagnosed SEN condition and will have an EHCP. Because of this, students will be challenging as they can't yet regulate their emotions like others. This takes a special someone who can see beyond the bad language, the anti-social behaviour and disengagement. Is this you?

A brief overview

* Scarborough
* Full-time, Monday to Friday 8:30 to 3:30
* �10.77 per hour as a minimum
* Immediate and post January starts available
* Temporary to permanent options available

We are looking for a wide range of personalities, skills and experience. YOU DO NOT NEED SCHOOL EXPERIENCE but here are some of the candidates who have been successful in the role:

* Youth workers and club leaders
* Sport Coaches
* Graduates, particularly Psychology, Criminology, Art and Drama
* Teaching Assistants
* Support Workers

In return, you will have access to many training courses including Team Teach (de-escalation), Safeguarding and autism. You will be paid weekly and have sociable hours. If you are interested, please get in touch immediately. I look forward to your call

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ's on the Teaching Personnel website for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 01482 908020
Contact: Harry Orchard

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