SEMH Behaviour Specialist Teaching Assistant

Abergele, Anglesey, Broughton, Chester, Colwyn Bay, connah's quay, Conwy, Crewe, Deeside, Denbigh, Ellesmere Port, Flint, Malpas, Mold, Nantwich, Newtown, Oswestry, Rhyl, Ruthin, Shrewsbury, St Asaph, Tarporley, Welshpool, Whitchurch

  • Teaching Assistant


Job Details:

Contact type: Temporary, Term Time Only

Hours: 8.45am- 3.15pm

DBS Check Required: Yes (can be gained via Excell Supply if necessary)

Excell supply are currently recruiting SEN Teaching Assistants to work with students with SEMH (Social, Emotional, Mental Health) in the key stage 2, 3 and 4 within a pupil referral unit. This role will be on a one-to-one basis, you will be supporting pupils, varying in both age and levels of ability, who require behavioural support in the classroom to promote their inclusion. Ideally you will have experience of dealing with high level disruption and other behavioural issues in a classroom or specialist setting.

You will need to be flexible in your approach to supporting children, able to read the situation of when to promote focus as well as being confident building effective relationships with pupils with behavioural needs. If you have undertaken Team Teach, MAPA or PRICE training, this would be an advantage but is not essential.

What to expect from Excell Supply?

• Excellent rates of pay starting from £55 per day

• Work that you want – we listen to your needs

• Recommend a Friend Scheme – earn up to £500 per referral

• A designated Account Manager who has strong working relationships with schools in your area

• Opportunity for permanent positions

• Support and advice from our professional mentors including lesson observations

• Access to a full calendar of CPD opportunities in the form of our Twilight Training Programme and other courses delivered during the school holidays

As members of the REC (Recruitment & Employment Confederation) and Umbrella body to the DBS, (Disclosure & Barring Service) Excell Supply is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children.

All applicants will be subject to thorough employment checks and must have an Enhanced DBS on the Update Service certificate in place.

Candidates without an Enhanced DBS on the Update Service will have to apply for a new one.

If you believe you have the skills required for this role, please apply now. If you haven’t heard from us within two weeks of the vacancy closing date you should assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Important Notice In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa.

Excell Supply are unable to offer a work permit to any applicant or facilitate work permits for any vacancy on behalf of one of its clients. It is Excell Supply policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days.

However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted, you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful, and your details have not been retained.

Please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Excell Supply is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.