Graduate Behaviour Teaching Assistant – SEN support

Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-16231
Location: Leeds, Yorkshire and the Humber LS5 UK
Job Type: Contract
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £300 to £325 per Week

Graduate Behaviour Teaching Assistant – SEN support

Primary School

Leeds LS5

Are you a recent Psychology graduate with a passion for teaching and offering the best academic and emotional support to primary school children with additional behavioural needs as a Graduate Behaviour Teaching Assistant?

Would you benefit from working alongside experienced and supportive SEN staff members nurturing and enhancing your teaching techniques and methods?

Do you feel you have the skills and attributes to be a key member in a talented staff department, under the leadership of an inspirational SENCO as a Graduate Behaviour Teaching Assistant?

This warm and inclusive primary school which sets the foundations for a positive learning environment, allowing each child to explore and participate in a range of subjects, is looking for a passionate and knowledgeable Psychology related graduate looking to gain a brilliant academic years’ experience as a key member of the schools SEN staff department.

Graduate Behaviour Teaching Assistant – Job Overview:

  • Working alongside an experienced and supportive SEN department intent on offering the best academic and emotional support to its pupils as a Graduate Behaviour Teaching Assistant
  • Gain an understanding of working with additional behavioural needs children, analysing behaviours and methods in which to support their learning
  • Helping organise and conduct structured sessions catered to the child’s needs
  • Work with both individuals and in group sessions
  • Utilise your own subject knowledge displaying your own learnt techniques and methods
  • Paid £300-£325 per week, term time only
  • Immediate Start as Graduate Behaviour Teaching Assistant

Information about the school:

This primary school in the heart of Leeds prides itself on giving its pupils the opportunity to explore their passions inside of a school environment, and being able to supply them with the necessary resources and facilities to do so. They believe each individual child should be given the same opportunity to do what they love, and should be able as independent learners to find what they enjoy doing from a young age. They have an inclusive ethos, making sure each child understands and values a variety of religions and cultures in their community, and have the correct morals when approaching challenging situations they may encounter.

More about the role:

In your role as a Graduate Behaviour Teaching Assistant you will be required to help aid and conduct individual and group sessions, identifying and structuring the lessons around the needs and requirements of each child. You will be displaying and utilising your vast subject knowledge, making sure the child feels safe and comfortable inside a school environment, allowing them to be fully focused on their education and achieving their full potential.

What do I need to apply?

To apply for this unique and brilliant role inside of a warm and supportive primary school you will firstly need to have obtained a minimum 2:1 Psychology related degree, as well as having a vast amount of subject knowledge. You will need to have a passion and motivation for educating children, which in turn will make sure the child is focused and inspired to do well in the particular subject you will be aiding them with. Brilliant organisation and admin skills are necessary as you will be organising and conducting your own specifically structured lessons, as well as using your communication skills to keep the child calm and comfortable throughout the session.

How do I apply?

To apply for this unique role inside of a warm and supportive primary school, either press the ‘Click Apply!’ button, or alternatively contact Amy at I-teachers for a friendly chat about the role!



Posted On: 14/01/2019
Recruiter: i-teachers

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