SEND Teaching Assistants - SEMH/PRU/EBD - South West London

Empowering Learning
Up to £10,000
12 Jan 2021
14 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
Covid-19 Notice: Empowering Learning is still recruiting staff during the national lockdown, in preparation for positions to start once schools reopen after February half-term. We are also still recruiting for a number of SEND schools that have remained open to supporting vulnerable pupils. All interviews for positions will be conducted over the telephone, and full registration can be completed remotely online.

Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant living in or around South West London?

Do you thrive working a challenging environment?

Empowering Learning are seeking teaching assistants that are looking for an exciting new challenge working with students with emotional behavioural difficulties.

We are looking for candidates with experience of working with children with emotional behavioural disorders (EBD), social emotional mental health difficulties (SEMH) and other challenging behaviours.

You will be required to work with students across all ages in one of our SEMH / EBD schools, alternative provisions, PRUs or Primary Schools.

The correct candidate will be in a class of up to 8 students with SEMH statements and will be responsible for the behaviour support, learning and progress of these students.

Do you have?
  • Excellent communication skills, the ability to use initiative and work well under pressure.
  • Recent experience with children with EBD, SEMH and other challenging behaviours?

If you are from a Psychology, Youth Worker, Sports Coach, Life Coach or Mentoring background and you feel you have the right knowledge and training to make a difference we would love to hear from you.

The successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check and references will be taken up before interview.