Pastoral Support Worker - Mental Health Support
Psychology Graduates Welcome!
Fantastic Opportunity for Aspiring Occupational/Speech and Language/CBT Therapists & Educational Psychologists
SEN School in Oxford - Mental Health Team
Start Date - ASAP
Slough - £70-80 a day
Do you have the skills to fill this role? Read the complete details below, and make your application today.
Are you an Aspiring Therapist looking to gain critical experience working with mental health? Have you recently graduated with a degree in psychology or similar subject?
This Pastoral Support Worker/Mental health support role is aimed at an enthusiastic, empathetic Psychology Graduate or experienced candidate who wants to initiate restorative practices to assist a wide array of SEMH students (social, emotional and mental health).
The school has not had a permanent exclusion for over 12 months, and is committed to ensure no student is left behind both pastorally and academically.
This Specialist Provision in Blackbird Leys, Oxford has a state of the art Complex Needs Environment, where you will have the opportunity to shadow specialised staff such as speech and language therapists, clinical psychologists etc.
Many of the students will have been through severe traumas and there will be a mix of good and non-existent relationships with their parents, which lends itself to a diversity of therapies to be employed. Restorative Practice, pragmatism, and positive reinforcement will be key skills in this support role in Wokingham. Successful psychology graduates will specialise in working with students who have complex spectrum based needs. The students you are raising attainment with are between the ages of 11-18, all have EHCPs and will need to continue their education once they leave the school.
Psychology Graduates wanted (similar subjects considered).
- Mental Health Support Therapist.
- Start date: ASAP
- Restorative practices.
- 1:1, small group, intensive interventions and an LSA as part of a wider class - diverse role and diverse range of students.
- SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health.
- Blackbird Leys, Oxford
- Pay Scale: £70-80 a day
This is a fantastic opportunity for a recent Psychology graduate to gain valuable experience with young people who have complex needs and mental health issues, and to experience first-hand providing restorative practices to vulnerable students.
Pastoral Support Worker/Mental Health Support - SEMH School - Blackbird Leys, Oxford - ASAP Start