Emotional Support Specialist Teaching Assistant

Full Time Temporary

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Staffroom Education are currently looking for an Emotional Support Specialist Teaching Assistant to work in a secondary school in Cardiff. This role is full-time, with an immediate start.

We welcome applications from candidates with experience in working in a care environment or with people with additional learning needs. Applicants will also need an NVQ Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification, as well as some recent experience working with children.

Duties and Responsibilities:


To work under the direction of the Assistant Headteacher overseeing emotional support to co-ordinate and deliver ELSA/emotional interventions


To liaise with the Emotional Support Co-ordinator to support provision and outcomes for pupils


To support pupils with ALN to access the curriculum, including working closely with individual pupils and groups of pupils in and out of the classroom


To support pupils’ progress towards individual targets


To provide general support to teachers in the management of pupils and the classroom, including preparation, and routine maintenance of resources and equipment


To participate in, and support embedding Restorative Approaches across the school

If you are interested, please apply today

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