SEMH Learning Support Assistant

Job Ref: 266398
Sectors: Secondary Key Stage 2 (KS2) Key Stage 1 (KS1)
Job Type: Long-Term
Date Added: 03 December 2019
  • Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England Sheffield South Yorkshire s2 5sy
  • £70 - £80 per Day
  • Jenny Fletcher
  • 0114 272 2255

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Are you a driven Learning Support Assistant that can develop pupils Social Emotional Mental Health? Are you experienced in developing SEMH in a specialist provision?

Celsian Education is working in partnership with a successful provision in Sheffield to recruit a devoted Teaching Assistant to support pupils in small groups and on a 1:1 basis, to understand their feelings and develop coping strategies.

You will work with the teacher and focus on IEP's to help pupils integrate and develop their techniques to control behaviour. You quickly understand pupils needs, recognise triggers and defuse potentially volatile situations.

Experience of supporting children with Autism and ADHD is beneficial but not essential.

Celsian Education work with many schools exclusively in South Yorkshire, we can introduce you to schools that use us regularly, giving you the ability to build long-term relationships with schools and feel a part of their valued staffing team. We pride ourselves on our ability to understand our candidate and clients needs, meaning we regularly introduce staff to schools that they thrive in.


- Be eligible to work in the UK

- Qualified at minimum Teaching Assistant or Health and Social Care Level 3

- Experience of supporting Social and Emotional Health

- A diverse range of behaviour management skills

- Be confident, passionate and highly motivated

- Have empathy, patience and the drive to make a difference


- Top rates of pay

- Guaranteed pay scheme

- Flexibility when you work

- Excellent range of CPD delivered by industry experts

- Dedicated consultants

- Excellent support

- We are always here to talk to you

- £250 Refer a friend scheme

Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.

Celsian Education are proud to operate the Children & Young People Guarantee, if the quality of work undertaken by someone we place has resulted in a negative impact on children's learning within the school then the client will not be charged.

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