Academic and Behaviour Support - Waltham Forest - SEN School

Job Type:
Job Title / Sector:
Key Stage 1
South East England
London Borough of Waltham Forest
£80 to £90 per annum
CRS Education
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A SEMH Special School in North East London are looking for Teaching Assistant/Learning Support with experience in working with pupils with BESD and SEMH needs. Initially the school are looking to appoint on an ongoing temporary basis and this role could become permanent for the correct candidate.

The school are looking for a long term, committed staff. The school are looking for passionate and experienced Teaching Assistants, Learning Mentors and Learning Support Assistants who have the training and a good understanding of the needs of SEMH and BESD pupils. The correct candidate will be in a class of up to 8 students with SEMH statements and will be responsible for the support behaviour, learning and progress of these students.

This school specialises in SEMH and supports pupils aged from 10 – 18. They use a creative and nurturing approach and focus on life skills. 

The school are looking for people who have worked in a similar setting and have something new to offer. To work in this environment, you must have excellent Behaviour Management skills and have the patience to support young people from challenging backgrounds. The position is to mentor the young individual, give guidance, counselling and support, as well as supporting their behaviour and learning.

The school is a friendly and supportive environment and a rewarding place to work where every member of staff participates in enabling the students to learn and to aspire to achieve meaningful independence. The School always places young people at the centre of all decisions it takes and it has a relentless focus on achieving the best possible outcomes for every student.

If you are from a Youth Worker, Sports Coach, Life Coach or Mentoring background and you feel you have the right subject knowledge and training to make a difference we would love to hear from you. 

The successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check and references will be taken up before interview.

Do you have experience supporting children with: 

•Emotional and Social Difficulties
•Challenging Behaviour
•Complex Needs

Do you have training in:

•Team Teach

If so please send your CV to

We really appreciate the time you have taken to apply for this role, however due to large number of applications we receive we are unable to get back to everyone. If you do not hear from us unfortunately we will not be taking your application any further

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
CRS Education
Tel: 0208 5050416
Contact: Joe Durston

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