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Aspiring Art Therapist - Kettering - Full time

Desborough, Northamptonshire
£78.00 Per Day
Job Type
21 Sep 2022

Aspiring Art Therapist - Kettering - Full time - SEN Teaching Assistant /LSA role - Aspiring Art Therapist - Kettering - Full time - Immediate starts and also looking for September 26th 2022

Are you looking to support children with additional learning needs in readiness for a career in Music or Art Therapy?

Do you know your objectives and understand where your sincerity comes from?

Are you interested in supporting young people's Autism and Mental Health through restorative and holistic processes?

Creative GRADUATES Required for this role, knowing your reasons for wanting to work within mental health and trauma, is imperative

An outstanding Autistic alternative Provision in Kettering is currently recruiting for a Learning Support Assistants to join them ASAP. The school cater for children with Autism, ADHD, OCD and Complex Social needs, all through positive and holistic, therapeutic models. Many of the students have trauma, SEN, behavioural challenges as well as adjacent mental health challenges. This is an exciting opportunity for a graduate or experienced teaching assistant to develop their experience with Special Educational Needs and Behavioural Needs.

Can you keep these children safe, secure? Can you demonstrate the value of an education when working with children who have been through significant change or trauma in their life?

The position will be working 1:1 with pupils with Autism, verbal and nonverbal and Challenging Behaviour in the school. The context of the role depends on the context of the class, which is incredibly diverse within the school. The Learning Support Assistant will have the opportunity to work closely with children who have mental health difficulties, display challenging behaviour and have suffered significant traumas. Degrees of particular interest would include Psychology and Criminology backgrounds.

All Education and Training is provided, a trial day takes place to ensure it's the right context for you.

1 year contract
Autistic Alternative provision
ASAP start
£78 per day, PAYE, Full time Monday to Friday
Autism/Behaviour/Mental Health Support

Aspiring Art Therapist - Kettering - Full time

Education and Training provided
SEN Teaching Assistant role, ideal before a MSC. Enabling you to qualify and disqualify career paths
Graduates welcomed
Also a great platform for aspiring teachers, clinical psychologists/Youth Justice Officers

The school will be looking for candidates to stay in September, ideally, although a short term contract is also available.

If you are interested in this position, please submit your updated CV. Alternatively, please contact Mike Gillette with your CV via

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  • Job Reference: 717528060-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Academics
  • Location: Desborough, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £78.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent