Therapeutic Education Support Worker
Term time £70 - £90 per day (depending on experience) Start date: ASAP
Is your passion for supporting children and young people with additional needs focused on those with mental health disorders?
Are you empathetic and understanding of those with challenging behaviours?
Is working with children with social, emotional mental health difficulties your passion?
GSL SEND are recruiting Therapeutic Support Workers; we are looking for empathetic, passionate, and resilient people to work with a specialist service for children excluded from mainstream learning. This service needs Therapeutic Support Workers across all age groups working with a number of students who have either or both complex mental health disorders or other learning needs.
The young people you would work closely with will have a variety of needs. significant complex and co-morbid SEMH and ASC but additionally, all pupils have Speech, Language, and Communication Needs (SLCN).
Therapeutic Support Worker requirements:
Experience of working with children or young people with complex SEMH as a primary diagnosis
Experience of supporting emotional regulation and with positive behaviour/de-escalation strategies/co-regulation
Ability to resolve conflicts by restorative practice
Positive role model to support communication with a sensitive, nurturing, and consistent approach
Experience of working with young people with Autism, ADHD, sensory processing difficulties and learning difficulties
Or experience with SEMH, Trauma, Sensory processing, social communication
Ability to build strong and meaningful relationships
Experience of working with disengaged students is essentialWhat you can expect as Therapeutic Support Worker:
Therapeutic Support Worker - Lewisham
£70 - £90 a day
Excellent experience and training for aspiring Child Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Counsellors, SEND Teachers, and Social Workers
Opportunity to make a huge social impact
Extensive training on offer!GSL Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.
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Job Types: Full-time, Contract, Permanent