Job title: 1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH)
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Primary / Infant / Junior
Functional Expertise: RR - Internal
Pay interval: Hourly
Pay rate: Negotiable
Location: Camden, London
Job published: 28-11-2023
Job ID: 55986

Job Description

1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH) | Camden


Calling all graduates and Aspiring Psychologists and those with Mental Health Experience…. Does working at a highly respected school where students' mental health is the main focus of the staff, sound like an opportunity for you? If so, at Ribbons & Reeves, we are looking for an enthusiastic and supportive 1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH) to work for a year at one of Camden’s BEST SEND schools.


Why choose this 1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH) role?

  • You could earn up to £100 a day (including holiday pay!) | Paid weekly via PAYE.
  • You will be provided with full training before undertaking the role.
  • You’ll be supporting children with SEMH needs with their classwork, along with implementing skills and strategies developed in the classroom.
  • You will be leading your extracurricular sessions or 1:1 sessions with children outside of the classroom to further assist their learning, and developing your skills.
  • You will become a friendly face for our children to see around school.


As a 1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH), we are looking for the following:

  • A First-Class Degree in Psychology or related subject.
  • It would be advantageous for candidates to have some Mental Health experience and experience with Behavioural difficulties.
  • Child-Centred Experience.
  • Aspirations to become a Psychologist or Therapist in the future.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, patience and a calm temperament.


This is an amazing opportunity for aspiring psychologists, education professionals, and individuals who want to make an impact in the lives of children. As an 1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH), you will be doing just that!


If this role of an 1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH) intrigues you, and you’re avidly searching for your next job role, please click ‘Apply’ to this role, and attach a CV and a cover letter! If you have any questions or would like to find out more about this SEMH Teaching Assistant role, feel free to contact me at Ribbons & Reeves at 02080041155 , and ask for Olivia!


Ribbons & Reeves are London’s leading Education Recruiters. We specialise in helping educators of all levels secure long-term and permanent roles, such as this 1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH) role in Camden. For other roles like this, check out our website, and search ‘Ribbons & Reeves’. We look forward to supporting you in your application to this 1:1 SEND Support Assistant (SEMH) role.


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