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SEMH Teaching Assistant Expiring soon

Teaching Personnel

£350 - 400 per week


Permanent | Full Time



Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding role making a positive impact on children that require social, emotional, and mental health assistance?

This role might be for you

Teaching Personnel are seeking SEMH teaching assistants for a school in Hailsham. Candidates that are Passionate, resilient, and Hardworking will excel in this role and find it very rewarding. The successful TA will be Assisting residents aged 10-17 with complex behavioural difficulties, leading activities in groups of 3-5 alongside more experienced TA’s. Experience working directly with children is essential for this role.

The Ideal Candidate:

-          SEMH experience

-          Strong understanding of trauma

-          Empathetic, understanding, patient

-          Nurturing approach

The school aims to care for Residents in a high quality, secure and therapeutic environment. The overarching aim is to encourage residents to develop a range of personal skills, supported by changes in behaviour and attitude that will enable individuals to manage safely and responsibly on exit. Successful candidates will be required to complete QCF Level 3 in residential childcare within 2 years and will be able to access an excellent training package as well as career pathways.

This role requires shift work which can include some weekend work.

What can offer:

-          Competitive rates £350-£400

-          CPD Enhance your career with our heavily discounted and FREE courses

-          Dedicated Consultant we will support you in your current role and future roles

The nurturing environment and skilled staff ensure good outcomes for their residents: they develop positive relationships and feel supported to invest in themselves during their time here.

 If you think that you’d be a great addition to this school, please apply now

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well aas the Right to Work in the UK. Please see for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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