Overview

Zest Education are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant with experience working with both Primary and Secondary aged pupils with SEMH and EBD in the South Staffordshire area. If this post sounds of interest to you please get in touch initially by emailing SEND@zesteducation.co.uk

The opportunity:

This opportunity as a SEND Teaching Assistant involves working with Children with a variety of SEMH (Social, Emotional Mental health issues and EBD (Emotional Behavioural difficulties.  This particular position requires someone who is committed, empathetic, enthusiastic and resilient and also who also has great communication skills.

Experience working with Children with challenging behaviour will be a distinct advantage.

The successful applicant will be able to engage children that have become disengaged from Education and encourage and offer them support and guidance alongside the classroom teacher.

You will work as part of a dedicated and committed team that have a child-centred approach to learning in every aspect of life.

Zest Education would like to hear from applicants who are keen and passionate about working with pupils with special educational needs and disabilities.

What qualifications do I need?

To be a Teaching Assistant we look for experience of 20 days or more working with children and/or young people. Preferably you will have experience of working in a special needs setting previously.

Pay and remuneration:

A Teaching Assistant specialising in behaviour support an expect to be paid between £65 – £80 per day. Usual working hours will be between 8:30am – 3:30pm.

Who we are:

We receive new jobs and positions on a daily basis so keep up to date with us on our social media pages:

Website : https://www.zesteducation.co.uk/

Twitter: @Zest_Education

Facebook: https://en-gb.facebook.com/ZESTEDUCATION

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/zest-education/

Zest Education are an REC audited agency and are dedicated to safeguarding children. All candidates must hold an enhanced DBS (or allow us to process one for you) and be registered to the DBS Update Service, be able to provide references to cover the last two years and successfully pass all other necessary safeguarding checks prior to clearance for work.

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