SEN Teaching Assistant, Mental Health, Slough

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£65 - £80/day

Permanent (Full time)

Posted 5 days ago

Mental Health and SEN Teaching Assistant - Slough, Berkshire

Are you interested in supporting children with Mental Health issues?
Would you like to work with Complex Needs and Social, Emotional, and Mental Health needs, to build a platform of experience ahead of training for clinical psychologist or speech and language roles?This mainstream secondary school are looking to expand their specialist provision for children with Social and Emotional Mental Health Needs. They are looking for a Psychology (or similar degree) Graduate to work as a SEN Teaching Assistant to support children with behaviour and mental health issues. Candidates with relevant experience will also be considered! The SEN School is in the centre of Slough in Berkshire. The SEN children are aged 4 to 11 and require consistent, ongoing support in order to ensure they have the highest quality of care and child-centred support. Experience in a similar role would be desirable but not essential. Graduates in a similar field will also be considered (. Psychology, Criminology etc.).

Great for Psychology/Counselling Graduates!
Specialist provision at mainstream School, ASAP Start.
Social, Emotional and Mental Health/Complex is a FANTASTIC opportunity for any Psychology Graduate to work alongside the therapists and psychologists based on-site at the specialist provision at this mainstream school as a SEN Teaching Assistant. You will be mentored and have the opportunity to shadow sessions and learn from them. Plus you will gain invaluable experience working with Special Needs and Mental Health issues. This is a great opportunity for an aspiring educational or occupational psychologist, therapeutic support worker or SEN teacher to build a platform of experience before training in these fields.

This high achieving mainstream secondary school in Slough is looking for a SEN Teaching Assistant who can bring enthusiasm, passion and experience to the classroom. They are looking for a SEN TA who will be proactive and adaptable and be able to use their own initiative. Resilience and confidence to work with challenging behaviour is desirable!

The Role:

SEN Teaching Assistant
Social and Emotional Mental Health Support
ASAP Start
Slough, Berkshire
£65-£80 per day
Full-time Mon-Fri to 4pm
Ideal for Psychology/Counselling Graduates
The SEN children in this school require a SEN teaching assistant who understands their complex needs and is open-minded and up for a challenge. The children have varying needs although SEMH is the main provision. Suitable experience can include working with SEN children and/or adults in any setting, even on a personal level such as with family. Level 3 qualifications+ are also required and a Degree would be most desirable

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