SEN Specialist LSA (Behaviour) Job In Clacton-on-Sea

SEN Specialist LSA (Behaviour)

  • £70 - £86 per day
  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Posted: 22/07/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 45353

Job Details

Are you an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant wanting to work with challenging behaviour (SEMH)? This is an opportunity to be prepared and ready for an eventual return to work following the COVID-19 outbreak.

We at Pertemps Education are currently looking for a Teaching/Learning Support Assistants to start following a nationwide return to school at a small independent special school in Witham, Essex. This AE/PRU specialises in Social Emotional Mental Health (SEMH), Special Education Needs (SEN) and Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC).

You will work with a range of ages and work will depend on the age of the children and their individual needs, however you would be expected to:

  • Prepare learning materials under the guidance of the teacher
  • Adapt to pupils on an individual basis
  • Care and nurture children’s physical, social and emotional welfare
  • Provide assistance and information for teachers
  • Maintain pupil records and attend review meetings


This school is registered for Key Stage 2-5 pupils with a range of SEMH needs and utilises its own ASC unit. In addition to the teaching of the core curriculum the school uses offsite activities, key working, and therapy sessions. This special school has an Ofsted rating of Good, with ‘Outstanding’ as feedback on the schools work to promote pupil development and welfare.

This SEN & SEMH school offers a positive outcome to young people of school age that have disengaged, or at the point of disengaging with education. The school follows an ethos of value, purpose and achievement.  Importantly, a pupil has not been excluded for over 6 years whilst more than 80% of the pupils are in education, training or employment six months after leaving.

If you are interested in this opportunity then please do get in touch.

Click 'Apply’ upload your CV (including up to date telephone number and email). However, if you are interested in having a conversation regarding what opportunities that we have available, then please call Branden at Chelmsford Pertemps Education.

Pertemps Education will give you £250 for referring a member of staff to us. You will be paid once the member of staff has completed their first 10 days of employment.
Due to the expected volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.


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