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Date Added: Fri 16/09/2022

Psychology Graduate

Skelmersdale, UK
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Company: TRADEWIND RECRUITMENT

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £70 - £75 per day

Are you a psychology graduate looking for paid work experience in education?

Would you like to explore a career working with children who have special educational needs and mental health issues?

If you are looking for a full-time role, working Monday - Friday, 8:30am -3:30pm, and are available to start ASAP Tradewind can help you!

On behalf of a Skelmersdale based Secondary School we are seeking to recruit a psychology graduate to work as a 1:1 Teaching Assistant with an allocated child. The successful candidate will build and develop a strong relationship with the child, providing immediate feedback to third parties, which include the senior leadership team, psychiatric team, and social services.

In order to apply, you will:

  • Hold a Psychology degree (or equivalent);
  • Be confident working on a one-to-one basis with a student
  • Show enthusiasm for making learning as accessible as possible for the students that you work with and, therefore, show empathy and patience, whilst ensuring they are as engaged as possible;
  • Be a committed, positive, and nurturing person.

Tradewind are renowned for offering top rates of pay, more CPD than any other agency, great referral bonus and termly networking & social events. To join us and be successful in this role you will need to:

  • Degree qualified (or Childcare qualification)
  • Transferrable childcare-based experience
  • Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible
  • Legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for the SEN Teaching Assistant role in a Skelmersdale secondary school starting ASAP or for more information please contact Lizzie McDonnell at Tradewind on or

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