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Sports Graduate

80.00 - 90.00 GBP Daily
Closing date
19 Dec 2023

Sports and Exercise Graduate Opportunity - Coach- Youth Work - Mental Health - Guildford

Are you a sports and/or exercise graduate with an interest in supporting vulnerable young people?

The School: Teaching Assistant - Coach - Aspiring Youth Worker - Mental Health - Guildford

The school is based near Guildford and provides support for children aged 9-16 years who have a range of learning and behavioural needs due to social, emotional and mental health challenges. All students that attend the school have a designated Education Health Care Plan (EHCP) which details their specific needs in terms of the care and support they will have access to. The school provides a safe learning environment for children who suffer with high levels of anxiety which can result in a lack of focus and challenging behaviour.

This is an all-boys school where there is a strong interest in sports and exercise. As a sport graduate you will have the chance to utilise your skills and knowledge whilst supporting vulnerable children and young people.

What is involved: Teaching Assistant - Coach - Aspiring Youth Worker - Mental Health

  • Working with a class, a small group or individual learners, both inside and outside of the classroom
  • Encouraging the development of social skills and supporting students' individual needs
  • Helping to build confidence and motivation
  • Participating in team meetings and training programmes as an active member of a team
  • Maintaining progress records
  • Supporting regulations pertaining to safeguarding

What is required: Teaching Assistant - Coach - Aspiring Youth Worker - Mental Health

  • An Undergraduate Degree, ideally in a relevant subject such as Psychology or Criminology
  • Knowledge and/or a keen interest and understanding of the range of different types of learning and behavioural needs
  • Good general education levels in English and Maths - A Levels are preferable
  • A co-operative working style and a proactive approach to solving problems
  • Good interpersonal and communication skill and a caring attitude
  • Flexibility in terms of working patterns

Summary: Teaching Assistant - Coach - Aspiring Youth Worker - Mental Health

  • Youth Work, Coach, Learning Mentor, Behaviour Mentor, Teaching Assistant
  • GBP80 to GBP90 daily rate (5-day week - 30am to 4.00pm)
  • Special needs schools and mainstream settings with specialist provision - mental health, trauma, SEN
  • Full time and part time roles, flexible working hours and short and long term contracts
  • Novemebr or Decemebr starts depending on your availability
  • Apply via this advert or call Ben Mason on for more details.

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