Teaching Assistant - Chigwell

JDS Recruitment are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant at this Primary Residential BESD School in Chigwell, Essex. (KS2 Class)

  • Applicants must be enthusiastic, with an understanding of, and commitment to, children with severe emotional and behavioural difficulties.

  • Experience in SEMH is essential with a good understanding of behaviours and how to support/de-escalate dysregulated children.

To start after Easter and for the duration of the Summer Term.

There may be a possibility of longer depending on returning maternity-leavers.

About the School

  • Residential school for pupils with social, emotional and mental health needs, aged 5 - 11 years.

  • Currently, all of the pupils are boys.

  • The children board at the School from Monday to Friday during term time and are referred to the school by Essex County Council.

  • The site is based in a semi-rural area of Essex, close to the London Borough of Redbridge.

If you would like extra information on this Learning Support Assistant position, then please contact JDS Recruitment as soon as possible for a confidential discussion.

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JDS Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS Our objective is to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone with suitable skills and ability regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. All applications will be accepted and reviewed solely on merit.