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SEMH Teaching Assistant
Taunton, Somerset, England
£55.00 - £65.00 PerDay
Permanent (Full time)
Five Education are excited to be working with an 'outstanding' primary school based near Taunton who is looking for a Teaching Assistant to support a child with SEMH (Social, Emotional & Mental Health needs).
Read the overview of this opportunity to understand what skills, including and relevant soft skills and software package proficiencies, are required.
The ideal candidates for this school will be positive, proactive and patient.
Responsibilities and duties: Working with the class teacher to help engage the child as much as possible Managing the child's behaviour, which at times can be challenging Use tools to make lessons exciting and engaging for the child, to prevent absconding Adopting a flexible and patient approach Provide a positive role model and maintain a positive working relationship Essential Criteria: At least 12 months experience supporting children in education A flexible and resourceful approach You will be able to demonstrate positive reinforcement Experience using behaviour management tools Have a right to work in the UK (A Valid Visa) Two recent child based references and relevant DBS/ Police checks Access to bicycle, car or near main bus routes.
Able to work -, 5 days per week term time only.
Five Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of the staff we employ to share this commitment.
Successful applicants will be required to undergo checks including a barred list check, reference checks and will need to have a DBS; there will also be a face to face interview.