Psychology Graduates needed for local SEN Schools

Southwark, London
£85 - £95 per day
Education and Training

Psychology Graduates needed for local SEN Schools in Southwark.

Working as a TA or LSA

* Are you interested in working with children with behavioural needs to support them with their education?
* Can you build a strong rapport with children and adults?
* Will you be able to keep calm and professional in a challenging situation?
* Are you an experienced SEN or SEMH Teaching Assistant/ Behaviour Support worker who is passionate about working with young people?

If you answered yes to the above, this Behaviour Support Worker/TA role is for you!

A SEN school based in Southwark which caters for students with ADHD, SEMH, PMLD and challenging behaviour are looking for a SEN TA to join their school staff.

Key Responsibilities

* To work alongside the class teacher and other members of staff to maintain a meaningful, supporting and secure learning environment.
* To deliver small group/1:1 interventions.
* To aid staff in delivering educational programmes.
* To be part of a classroom team, under the direction of the class teacher and or learning mentors.
* To participate in team meetings, reporting on pupil performance.
* To support pupils with their personal and behavioural development.

The Ideal Candidate will:

* Have experience working with students with Special Educational Needs in particular EBD, SEMH or ADHD.
* The ability to demonstrate the value of education whilst keeping the pupils safe.
* Team Teach Qualification or other positive handling experience.
* An up to date Enhanced DBS, preferably on the update service.
* Is positive, dedicated and resilient – as it is a challenging role, but can be very rewarding.
* Have excellent verbal and written skills.
* Have a calm, patient and positive approach to your work and the ability to communicate well on all levels.

Plus, recommend a friend who’s looking for a new teaching or support role and we will thank you with £125 for every Teacher and Teaching Assistant that registers and works for 10 days.


At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Benefits of working with Career Teachers

Free CPD

Access to Skills Network

Refer a friend scheme

Recognition programme

Affinity Extra – Thousands of discounts on multiple high street shops including coffee and cinemas, plus other benefits and a Health & Wellbeing portal.

These benefits are applicable to those who are working with Career Teachers. You will gain access to the Affinity Extra this portal once you start working with us.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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