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SEMH Learning Support Assistant – Young People’s Academy

Grade 5\6 Inclusive of London Weighting £21,142 - £24,824 pro-rated (FTE £24,691 - £28,991)
Falling Lane, Yiewsley, West Drayton, UB7 8AB
36 hours, term time only
Closing Date: 01/07/2021

Job Details

Please click here for a full Job Description and Person Specification

Person Specification

The ideal candidate

To be considered a real asset to the school, you must demonstrate:

  • An ability to engage in reflective practice and work with restorative justice approaches.
  • A non-judgmental and empathic approach to young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health
  •    needs and their families.
  • Strong behaviour management skills.
  • A genuine passion for education.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • An energetic and enthusiastic ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Resilient and persevering personality.
  • Both a friendly and professional manner.

Please click here for a full Job Description and Person Specification

Further Information

The Young People’s Academy is a secondary co-educational special school for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs, based in Hillingdon. The school aims to provide a therapeutic environment to support young people’s academic journey and psychological wellbeing.

Further details and how to apply

To apply for this role, please visit the TES website and visit our page, where you will be able to download an application form, complete and upload on the site.

You can also access the vacancy on TES: Click here

***Please note that CV applications will not be considered***

Applications deadline: 01 July 2021

Interviews: TBC

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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