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Mental Health Teaching Assistant (3378455304)

Education 教育培訓

Adult Education


GCSE/Scottish Standard Grades Intermediate apprenticeship 學徒 A-Level Undergraduate or above 學士或以上 Postgraduate or above 碩士或以上

PSW 華語工作 Contract 合同制 Full-Time 全職 Internship 實習 Part-Time 兼職


Seacroft, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Mental Health Teaching Assistant £10.65 to £12.00 per hour Full Time, 08:30 – 15:30 Monday to Thursday and 08:30 - 15.30 Friday Are you a current or an aspiring Mental Health Teaching Assistant who wants to make a difference to the lives of Young People in the Leeds area? If so, this would be the ideal role for you. The pupils that attend this provision are some of the most vulnerable and disaffected in the region. All of the pupils that attend have Social, Emotional and Mental Health Issues as well as some criminal and forensic involvement. The staff that work with these young people need to be fully committed and genuinely passionate about making a real difference to the lives of these young people. If you feel that you meet this criteria and the criteria below, then please do get in touch. This is an immediate start. Pay £10.65 - £ 12.00per hour Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are 6 months minimum experience working with Children with Mental Health issues from deprived backgrounds with challenging behaviour. This is a temporary to permanent position meaning that you would spend the first 12 weeks on a full time long term supply contract and then be offered a permanent contract after that if you wish to proceed. The role The responsibilities of a Mental Health Teaching Assistant at this school are as follows: supporting the class teacher to deliver work in accordance with the national curriculum, supporting the class teacher to manage behaviour, supporting pupils on a one-to-one basis, contributing to record keeping, liaising with parents and multidisciplinary teams and attending school trips/outings. The school Pupil Referral Unit in East Leeds that caters for pupils aged between 4-16 that have been removed from mainstream education on a temporary or permanent basis due to their behaviour, mental health issues, safeguarding issues or criminal behaviour. The majority of the pupils at this school have a history of trauma, so the school are looking for people who can demonstrate genuine empathy and patience with their pupils - an understanding or background of working with young people with truama issues would be beneficial but not essential for this role. Requirements To be considered for the Young Offender Support Worker position, you will: Have 6 months minimum experience working with young people with challenging behaviour either in a school or similar setting Be available Monday to Friday 08:30 – 15:30 Be willing to attend a two day positive behaviour management course. Be physically fit and energetic. Be passionate about changing the lives of young people with Mental Health Issues Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service. About Vision for Education Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country. What Vision for Education offer As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive: Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. Guaranteed pay scheme (to commence when schools re-open, subject to availability and qualifying criteria). Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package. Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support. How to apply If you are an experienced or aspiring Mental Health Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you. Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our SEND Team and ask for Liam on (phone number removed) visionsupport