This job expired on 13 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    13 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    27 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Term time
Contract type
NJC Scale 4 (7-10) £24,279 - £25,614

Job summary

We are looking to appoint Teaching Assistants for our SEMH Resource Base within The Elmgreen School, who have a passion to see students with SEMH succeed and a commitment to ensuring they are supported to achieve.

This role is an exciting position for an individual looking to work with young people with SEMH. As a Teaching Assistant, you will:
● Encourage students to interact with others and engage in activities led by teachers
● Set challenging and demanding expectations and promote self-esteem and independence.
● Attend to the student's behaviour and foster a culture of positive behaviour for learning
● Help students develop resilience and independence, both learning in lessons and forming positive relationships with peers and staff
● Establish good relationships with all students, acting as a role model and being aware of and responding appropriately to individual needs
● To develop and enhance expertise in supporting students with complex social, emotional and mental health needs by attending training and working alongside relevant internal and external professionals such as psychologists and therapists.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
School size
1052 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Contact phone number

About The Elmgreen School

The Elmgreen School is an oversubscribed, high performing co-educational 11–18 secondary school. We are part of The Dunraven Education Trust. Together we are committed to providing outstanding education from 0-19 through staying at the leading edge of educational research.

School location

Elmcourt Road, London, SE27 9BZ

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