SEND Teaching Assistant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
28 Nov 2020
03 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
SEND Teaching assistant, Derbyshire

Do you want to work with hard to reach young people? Do you have a background in Education, Residential Care, Youth Work or Sports Coaching? Do you have an additional skill such as Sports, Art or Music.

Your new company
Hays Education are proud to work in partnership with a Residential SEND schools, Pupil Referral Units and Alternative Provisions in Derby which cater for students who struggle to access mainstream education. These students often display very challenging behaviour and have Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs. The pupils have also been moved into a residential home to have help with their needs as they are unable to gain the skills they need living at home.

These schools require Behaviour Support Workers and Behaviour Teaching Assistants who can provide day to day and longer term support across the school.

Your new role

In this role, you will be required to support students who may be disengaged from education. You will build and maintain positive relationships with students to encourage learning and development. You will model and promote appropriate behaviour around school and challenge any behaviour that is not deemed to be appropriate.

What you'll need to succeed
For this role, you will have experience of working with children and young people in some capacity such as a school, residential care, youth club or sports club. You will have experience in dealing with challenging behaviour and an interest in working with vulnerable or at risk young people and be passionate about making a difference. You will also be able to work as part of a team to best meet the needs of the students.

What you'll get in return
This role offers you the opportunity to add to your current CV/experience as well as gaining further insight into the industry. You will also receive competitive rates of pay, holiday accrual, and a dedicated consultant along with professional development training.

What you need to do now
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