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SEMH Teaching Assistant | Nottinghamshire

Job type: Contract, Full time

Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

£9 - £11 per hour

Recruiter: LTF Recruitment

Sector: Education

Job description

Secondary School - SEMH 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?

We are delighted to be working alongside one of our schools in Nottingham 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 secondary 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 P3, Parliament Street, Upper Parliament St
  • Stop E1, Elite, Upper Parliament Street
  • Stop K1, King Street, King Street
  • Stop P2, Parliament Street, Upper Parliament St
  • Stop P4, Parliament Street, Upper Parliament St

 Nearby schools

  • New College Nottingham
  • Huntingdon Academy
  • Nottingham Girls' High School GDST
  • Hollygirt School
  • Sycamore Academy

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