21 Mar 2023

Full-Time Social, Emotional and Mental Health Teaching Assistant, Thetford, Norfolk

4myschools – Posted by katie.joyce Thetford, England, United Kingdom

Primary Teacher

Job Description

Vacancy: Social, Emotional and Mental Health Teaching Assistant, Thetford, Norfolk

5 days a week (term time only) 8.30am-3.45pm

Pay: £75.00 – £90.00 per day

4myschools are recruiting for an Social, Emotional and Mental Health Teaching Assistant to join a Primary school in the Thetford area to start ASAP. The role is to work in a provision unit within the mainstream school dedicated to supporting Primary age children with SEMH needs to integrate them back into the mainstream classroom. The unit is led by a Qualified Teacher with 2 other support staff. Strong behaviour management is essential.
This role will go permanent for the right candidate.
The right candidate must:
  • Show dedication, enthusiasm and commitment
  • Experience of working with individuals with SEN in particular those with SEMH
  • Training in de-escalation and conflict resolution
  • Training in interventions that support children in speech, language and communication
  • Understanding of the key role played by support staff in the education of children
  • A holistic, inclusive and positive approach
  • Team work and a commitment to self-development
  • A good level of numeracy, grammar and literacy
  • Effective communication skills
  • A desire to see children succeed

Who are 4myschools?

4myschools is an education recruitment employment business who have been supplying schools with dedicated, outstanding teachers and support staff since the business opened in 2009.

We are a forward thinking, supportive team of industry experts

We believe in working with our candidates. You have complete autonomy of when and where you want to work and how you wish to be paid with PAYE as an option

We also use a fantastic app called ‘updatedge’ which allows you to update your own availability; receive and apply to job offers instantly; and connect direct to hiring managers – all from your smart phone or desktop.

We give back! Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education. You can find out more about our giving back on our website: 4myschools- Giving Back

4myschools have been awarded with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Audited in Education Gold Recruitment Standard.

We received a compliance score of 100%, for the 12th consecutive year.

The REC Gold Education Recruitment Standard certifies that 4myschools policies and procedures fully comply with all legal requirements.

We have robust background screening and safeguarding to DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education standards here

Subject or Expertise : SEMH, SEND

Job Start Date: dd/mm/yyyy: April 2023

Closing Date for Applications: dd/mm/yyyy: 31/05/2023

School Contact Name and or contact telephone number for this role:: Katie Joyce 01245 353808

School Contact email address for this role:: Katie.Joyce@4myschools.org

Key Stage please select as appropriate: Early Years, Nursery, Reception, KS1, KS2

How to Apply

Please email your CV to Katie.Joyce@4myschools.org or call the Norfolk team on 01245 353808

Job Categories: Support Staff Norfolk. Job Types: Full-Time, Permanent and Supply Support Staff. Job Tags: SEMH, SEND and Teaching Assistant.

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