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SEMH Teaching assistant
Penzance, Cornwall, England
Permanent (Full time)
Opus Education are currently looking for a Classroom Support assistant to support students with Special Educational Mental Health Needs.
You will be resilient, highly energetic, and always maintain an excellent educational standard.
The role will involve working both 1:1 and in small groups, it is essential that you are experienced in dealing with challenging situations.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is seeking a varied and demanding role where no two days are the same.
We are looking for supply staff to work Full time or Part Time Monday to Friday.
The candidate will:
Provide classroom support to the learners, and assist with pupil behaviour
Establish good relationships and act as a role model
Encourage students to engage with others and take part in activities
Show empathy and guide pupils to achieve
Resilient and able to cope in challenging situation
Experience (Preferred but not a must) with SEN / Autism / ADHD / ASD / Complex Needs
We also work with providers of alternative education, including Pupil Referral Units, Hospital schools and other specialist provisions. We provide long-term and short-term job opportunities that can fit around your lifestyle. We strive to find you work in a role that suits your needs.
Applicants holding a qualification in Childcare are welcome as are Teaching Assistants with experience in school settings. Relevant experience working in a care setting is also acceptable.
All successful applicants will be subject to safeguarding checks and have an enhanced DBS check.
For more information, please submit your CV by email or call our office on (phone number removed) and ask to speak to Tom