Teaching Assistant – Social, Emotional and Mental Health Provision
We are looking for an experience Teaching Assistant with drive and ideas to join the forward thinking provision in Blackburn. The provision specialises in students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties and are always looking for creative and diverse initiatives so this would be a fantastic opportunity for someone who is confident that will drive their ideas.
This school is passionate about providing children with an environment to encourage learning in a well-resourced facility. They are surrounded by supportive staff, parents and governors who strive for continuous progression and development.
This full time position is due to commence from September 2019 for a maternity contract.
The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:
- Previous experience working with students that have Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties
- Passionate, enthusiastic and motivated
- Desire to take ownership and drive ideas
- Be comfortable working in challenging and sometimes difficult environments
- Be nurturing and care for well-being
- Have experience providing nurture groups, interventions or boosters
- Some experience with de-escalation techniques
- Be able to work as part of a team and support the ethos of a school
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