Job description

Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant
GSL Education are currently recruiting a number of Psychology Graduates to work in roles across Secondary and SEN Schools in York and the surrounding areas.
Salary: £65 - £90 per day
Start Date: April/September 2021
Location: York
Roles will begin with immediate effect and will continue on an ad-hoc basis, as and when required, until the end of the academic year.
Job Roles available:
  • SEMH Teaching Assistant
  • Behaviour Mentor
  • Behaviour Teaching Assistant
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • General Teaching Assistant
  • Cover Supervisor
  • Learning Mentor
  • Learning Support Assistant
  • Nurture Specialist Teaching Assistant
To be successful, you must:
  • Hold a BSc Psychology Degree with a 2:1 classification or higher
  • Be knowledgeable on how to successfully manage complex behaviours linked to Autism, Mental Health Needs and Learning Difficulties
  • Be able to quickly engage and build rapport with pupils
  • Hold an Enhanced Child Workforce DBS registered to the Update Service, or be willing to complete one through GSL Education
  • Be an enthusiastic, highly motivated individual who leads by example
In return GSL will offer competitive rates of pay, a bespoke service and dedicated Consultants who will support you in securing your new role. Whether you are at the start of your career in Education or are looking for a better work-life balance, rest assured we are here for you. As experienced Education Recruiters, we have helped hundreds of Candidates gain the relevant experience and training required to become Specialist Support Staff, Newly Qualified Teachers, Fully Qualified Teachers, Education Psychologists and even gain Senior Leadership appointments.
For more information on this role, please contact Bekkie Barker at GSL Education or upload a copy of your most recent CV.