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SEMH Teaching Assistant

We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate SEMH (Social, Emotional, and Mental Health) Teaching Assistant to join our team.

The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the needs of students with social, emotional, and mental health challenges and will be committed to supporting their educational and personal development.


  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to students with SEMH needs, both in and out of the classroom.

  • Assist in the implementation of individual education plans (IEPs) for students with SEMH needs.

  • Support the emotional and social well-being of students, helping them develop coping strategies and emotional regulation skills.

  • Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other professionals to create a supportive and inclusive learning environment.

  • Monitor student progress and behavior, providing feedback to teachers and parents as needed.

  • Help students build positive relationships with peers and staff members.

  • Assist with classroom management and behavior intervention strategies.


  • Previous experience working with students with SEMH needs is highly desirable.

  • A relevant qualification in education, psychology, social work, or a related field is preferred.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to remain calm under pressure.

  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.

  • Understanding of safeguarding procedures and a commitment to the welfare of students.


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.

  • Professional development opportunities.

  • Supportive working environment.

  • Opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of students with SEMH needs.

If you are passionate about supporting the education and well-being of students with SEMH needs and meet the requirements outlined above, we encourage you to apply.

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in this position.

Integra People is committed to safeguarding children and young people.

All post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring disclosure.

Integra People promote equal opportunities and diversity for employees, workers and applicants.

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  • Rate: £80.00 - £100.00 per day
  • Location: Altrincham, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Education
  • Recruiter: Integra
  • Contact: Lorraine Dagnall
  • Tel: 01925 594203
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2024-03-21 16:52:27 -

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