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SEMH Teaching Assistant for Secondary school | Birmingham (23411_1602846915)

Job type: Contract, Full time

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands

£9 - £11 per hour

Recruiter: LTF Recruitment

Sector: Education

Job description

Birmingham Secondary School - SEND Teaching Assistant

Do you have experience in working alongside children who present with challenging behaviour? Are you able to build relationships and help children to engage in class?

LTF Recruitment are delighted to be working alongside one of our schools in Birmingham who are looking to add a behaviour specialist teaching assistant to their team. This school is seeking an individual with a background in SEND who can work with both SEND and EAL learners. Targeted students have a range of needs including ADHD, ASD, SEMH and behavioural difficulties.

The main duties within the role will be:

  • Supporting pupils on a 1:1 basis who struggle to manage their behaviour
  • Putting strategies in place to help children focus in and out of class
  • Liaising with the school SENCO around progress and areas for improvement
  • Creating bespoke reward plans to maximise engagement in class
  • Resolving situations where challenging behaviour has arisen

The school are looking for someone who:

  • Has at least one years' experience of working in a school
  • Is comfortable working with children who demonstrate challenging behaviour
  • Will be able to diffuse challenging situations
  • Can build relationships quickly with pupils with SEMH
  • Is available to work on a full-time basis
  • Has a proven record of excellent attendance and punctuality

For your application to be considered, you MUST have experience of working in a school. To apply, send across your CV via the application page.

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 Nearby train stations

 Nearby bus stops

  • Stop RC, Tesco Express, CORPORATION ST
  • Tesco Express, CORPORATION ST
  • Tesco Express, CORPORATION ST
  • Stop RB, Tesco Express, CORPORATION ST
  • Stop CS1, Tesco Express, CORPORATION ST

 Nearby schools

  • Birmingham Metropolitan College
  • Birmingham Ormiston Academy 14-19
  • Abbey College
  • Perry Beeches II the Free School
  • South and City College Birmingham

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