Reference Number: SEMHT55710
Region: Dorset, Beaminster
Salary: 50 - 60 per Day
Position: Teaching Assistant
EBD Teaching Assistant
Are you looking for a role supporting children with Challenging Behavior and SEMH? Would you like to work in a Bristol based PRU (pupil referral unit) as a respected and supported Teaching Assistant? Does working as a Teaching Assistant sounds like the right job for you right now?
This is a great opportunity to join a local special school and become part of its exceptional team, initially on a day-to-day basis with a view to enjoying a long-term opportunity. Capita are looking for exceptional candidates for this role in order to meet out total commitment to our schools and the children they support.
To become part of the Capita supply team at this lovely school you will be:
-Have experience working as a Teaching Assistant or Support Worker
-A warm individual with an open mind.
-Able to demonstrate that you have worked with children or young adults with challenging behavior.
-Be a resilient, hardworking and committed member of staff with the ability to supporting children in education.
As part of the Capita Supply Team you will benefit from:
-Consistent support from your full time Consultant.
-Plenty of variety and choice of work within SEN and Mainstream Schools.
-Good rates of pay and the ability to participate in our tax efficiency scheme.
-Excellent opportunities for CPD.
-Wonderful facilities at primary school level.
-Opportunity to join our Team-Teach training scheme.
We are also able to provide you with an excellent payroll service which enables you to maximize your earning potential.
For this role you will need -
* Previous experience working with children and /or young adults with challenging behavior.
* Able to travel to Bristol, preferably with own transport.
* A full, enhanced DBS is required which Capita can fully assist with.
Capita Education's SEN team works with numerous SEN schools across Bristol and the South-West, including those dedicated to SEMH (behavioural difficulties) pupils. The small classes need several support staff to work with the pupils and give them dedicated time throughout lessons. The ideal candidate would have previous experience working with children or young adults with SEMH, and be comfortable handling their challenging behavior, and be keen to work with SEN pupils, particularly those with Emotional and Behavioral Difficulties.
They would also have the benefit of additional training to support their work such as 'Team Teach' which Capita provides on a termly basis.
Previous experience working in a school or care environment is essential, as is a full enhanced DBS preferably on the update service. Capita Education can fully assist with this process should you need a DBS.
If this sounds like a job for you and you believe you have the ability to excite, challenge and empower students while working in demanding yet rewarding environment then we want to hear from you.
Apply now by sending your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org We'll be in touch over the next couple of days once we've had chance to assess your application and further details will be provided upon application or call Sarah Mills on 01173736136.