Teaching Assistant - Pontefract Special School

Job details
Posting date: 25 September 2021
Salary: £70 to £80 per day
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 22 October 2021
Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire, WF8 1PG
Company: Protocol Education
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 39359434

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I am looking to recruit behaviour support workers and Teaching Assistants for a Specialist SEMH Provision in Pontefract. We are looking to introduce candidates in the run up to HT for suitability for full time positions throughout the Winter term and beyond.

If you are currently looking for work options and have:

• Team Teach training (in date or recently lapsed)
• Experience with de-escalating behaviours
• Experience working with children with significant social, emotional and mental health needs at any Key Stage.
• Ideally worked in a special school or AP, or 1-2-1 with SEN children within a mainstream school.

The role with incolve working with children and young people who have been excluded from mainstream education. Each student will have an Educational Health and Care Plan for Social, Emotional and Behavioural needs. Working alongside teachers and other 3rd party contractors, your role will involve building trust and confidence with learners to enable them to overcome barriers to learning and help improve their opportunities in later life.

We would welcome applicants with a sound knowledge of ACE's, Trauma Informed Practice, Restorative practice, Therapeutic support and Nurture groups, although the school offers full training around all of these and we welcome applicant with looking to expand their knowledge in these areas.

We would also welcome graduates from a relevent field, such as Psychology, Sports, Core Subjects and The Arts.

Please attach your CV and a short covering letter by way of response and I will be in touch.

Registering with Protocol Education is simple and COVID safe. It involves completing an online registration and holding a virtual meeting to discuss your past experiences and what your ideal role or career path may be. Applicants are required to hold a valid Right To Work in the UK, provide good professional refences, and hold or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS certificate which is maintained on the DBS update service.

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