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Date Added: Mon 01/05/2023

Special Needs - School Mentors & Learning Support

Quidenham, NR16, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £82 - £90/day

Pertemps Education are looking to take on SEN Teaching Assistants or aspiring Learning Support Assistants who are interested in utilising their skill in both social & emotional, and complex needs/residential settings across Primary & Secondary year groups.

We are looking to take on three new supporting members of staff that are available for either part time (daily supply) or on a full time basis (monday to friday). Working with three independant provisions in Eccles, Banham and Attleborough - the ideal candidate would start over January or Febuary of 2023.

If you are already familiar at engaging with SEMH, ASC, ADD and Complex Needs, or come from a Social Care or Youth Offending Worker background - we would welcome your interest.  We will look to take the succesfull candidate onto a Temporary (Full Time &Long term) followed by Permanent contract prior to the September 2023/4 academic year. We are open to part time applicants providing one day is on a Wednesday and the days chosen are re occuring and can be maintained. 

Working within SEN Education could be the ideal opportunity for those who have not necesseriily had working experience, but understand the complications and social difficulties that can exists amongst pupils of younger ages. Those who have an affinity to engage with children with learning difficulties will be desirable - role models are an important part of providing the truest access to Education.

Recent graduates, or those with a background interest in Psychology, Thereputic Intervention, and Behaviour Management are also most welcome to apply, as these are are areas where tranferable skills are at their highest. 

If you are passionate about the prospect of being the key point of intervention in a young learners life, throughout their academia, this could be the ideal opportunity. Working with children who express ranges of learning difficulties always brings its unique challenges, and with these challenges come the reward & gratication of installing a bright positive outlook in the student you work with on a daily basis. 

The ideal candidate would:
- Drive and have access to Banham, Attlesborough, Quidenham
- Have an Enhanced DBS (Update Service) (We can process one for you here at Pertemps)
- Experience at dealing with a range of behavioural needs (SEMH, ASC, ADHD, EBD) via Education or Personal Life. 
- Have a calm and passionate approach to education & interacting with others
- Enjoy the idea of engaging in a lot of Outdoor Learning & using a lot of sensory resources. 
- Aknowledge the importance of providing value to those in social & emotional need on a daily basis (Anxiety, Stress, Depression)
- Be available over the next 2 weeks to attend informal school visits & register with Pertemps Education to conduct a full compliance check. 
 Agencies cannot cover pay over the Febuary Half Term or Easter Holiday period - but the daily rate will be competitive. 

We look forward to hearing from you, you will be contacted within 48 hours of application by our Senior SEN Consultant Branden at Pertemps. Happy new year
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