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SEMH Teaching Assitant

Monday to Friday term time only

£90-£110 per day

On-going- Temp to perm role

School Staffing Solutions are recruiting for a specialist provision in the Ilford area that supports young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties that are unable to sustain a mainstream placement. This is a small school and the staff are like a ‘family’ where they support and help each other.

About the School:

  • High expectations for all children

  • A rich, broad and balanced curriculum, catering to children’s individual needs

  • Evidence-based practice to inform the teaching and learning process

  • Supporting the emotional development and overall well-being of the children

  • A wide range of challenging activities that will stimulate, engage and motivate the children to learn

  • Classrooms that deliver a personalised learning experience

The ideal candidate:

  • Experience ideally in a school setting supporting vulnerable young people however transferable experience in other settings such as social work or residential homes is also acceptable.

  • Resilient and willing to work with students with challenging behaviour

  • Flexible in your approach

  • Available between 8.30am and 4.30pm daily

  • Own transport desirable

  • NVQ 2/3 Supporting Teaching and Learning in the Classroom or a Teaching Assistant qualification

  • Confident to work on a 1:1 basis with students and get involved in planning

The role will be on a temporary in the first instance and if all goes well it will become permanent after 12 weeks. Please send your cv to jennifer@school-staff.co.uk or call 07977 178199.

SEN Teacher

Secondary Teacher

Ilford, Greater London

Monday to Friday

Hours: 8.30-4.00pm

Salary: £28,000- £38,000

School Staffing Solutions are recruiting for a Secondary Teacher to work in a specialist provision in Ilford We are particularly interested in speaking with teachers who have experience in teaching across all subjects covering all key stages from KS3.​

As a Teacher in this provision, ​your day will be varied and interesting you will be able to follow a flexible structure whilst supporting children and young people by providing bespoke therapeutic educational frameworks that are tailor made to each child and young person. The school who works with children and young people who struggle in their formal or specialised education settings, offer education on an outreach basis or within one of the Ofsted registered a school.

You will be working within a Trauma informed practice model where you can support and ​follow a therapeutic practice.

​The leadership team will invest in your progression as a professional in the Education sector. Not only do they source and deliver up to date training opportunities, but they also prioritise and discuss your personal development goals to ensure you’re getting the most out of your career. They know how important it is that they look after you, so you can look after the children who need you, and that’s one of the key reasons why they were named Employer of the Year at the National Children and Young People Awards 2021. ​

​The young people may have had many adults come in and out of their lives, often adding to their trauma. Therefore, the school is looking for committed and dedicated people that want to continue their career with a therapeutically based organisation and leading alternative education provision

  • The children are aged between 8 and 18 years old who have SEMH / ASD and other additional needs

  • The small, experienced teaching team have the flexibility to use their talents and skills to create a broad curriculum around each child, as well as offering support alongside other alternative provisions that the children may access.

  • The full-time hours are 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday 08:30am -16:30pm

The role is full time and permanent.

To apply please send your cv to kaileigh@school-staff.co.uk or call 07815016497 for more information