Learning Support Assistant- SEMH

Posted 08 May 2024
Salary £91 - £99 per day
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne
Job type Long Term Temporary
Discipline Secondary Education
Contact NameLaura Wotton

Job description

Leader Education are recruiting a Learning Support Assistant to work at a large Social Emotional Mental Health (SEMH) School based in Newcastle. The ideal candidate will have experience working with children need additional support due to having behavioural needs, as well as experience in working with children ages 5 to 16 years old. The school caters for young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) difficulties in Key Stage 1 to 4. The school aims to assist the children with extra support.

The normal working pattern is Monday-Friday 8:30am until 4pm and is a long-term position.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Strong classroom management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Adaptability and a commitment to meeting the diverse needs of students.
  • Build strong relationships with students, offering emotional support and guidance to help them overcome barriers to learning.
  • Proficiency in utilising technology for teaching and learning purposes.

Leader Education can offer:

  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme: £100 per referral (terms apply).
  • Free CPD including Team Teach.
  • A dedicated consultant to answer any queries and for ongoing support.
  • Potential permanent contract after a qualifying period.

Interested candidates are invited to submit a comprehensive CV outlining their teaching experience, qualifications which are relevant to this role. Please apply with your CV or call us on 0333 577 5034.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.