Support Assistant for SEMH Students - Primary SEND

Job Type:
Job Sector:
North East
£57 to £65 per day
Teaching Personnel
Job Ref:
SEMH Darlop

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with an SEND provision in Darlington who are seeking a behaviour support assistant on a full time basis, to commence as soon as possible in the Summer term working with students who have Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties.

The role will involve working on a 1:1 basis with pupils across Key Stages 1 and 2 who have SEMH including anxiety, ADHD and challenging behaviour. The main aspect of the role will be helping the students to engage with their learning, and encouraging personal and social development whilst managing challenging behaviour in lesson time. You will be expected to monitor children’s personal progress within lessons, and you will have regular meetings with the class teacher to discuss this and to provide support for yourself within the role. This SEND school has a particular focus on behaviour management, and the successful candidate will play a large role in fulfilling this ethos.

The client school welcomes candidates with backgrounds in education, youth/social work, counselling and graduates. You will be passionate about improving the lives of young people and have a strong desire to work with SEND.

Teaching Personnel can offer support assistant’s competitive pay rates of up to �65 per day. Registering with Teaching Personnel will also provide you with access to unique CPD opportunities to increase your qualifications and knowledge of the field, so this position is ideal for those wishing to broaden their work experience. We have an upcoming Team Teach training course which will highly benefit you in this role when responding to challenging behaviour. You will be supported by a specialist team of SEN recruitment consultants with education backgrounds, who are well placed to enrol you onto your desired courses.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. 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: 0191 223 5073
Contact: Rebecca Yates

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