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Posted 1 year ago

Psychology Graduate Support Worker – Wandsworth Primary School – £90 per day – ASAP start until July 2023

A large, well-established Primary School in Wandsworth is looking for a Psychology Graduate Support Worker to work specifically with a Year 6 pupil with ASD and ADHD.

As an aspiring Psychologist/Therapist/Counsellor, if you spend the rest of the academic year at this school, you will deepen your practical skillset and strategies of how to effectively support children with special educational needs. Getting you that step closer to securing a place on a MSc/Doctorate down the line.

This Primary School has outstanding new facilities and prides itself on offering a caring and friendly environment whilst striving for academic excellence. There is also an extensive outdoor play area as well as multiple sensory playrooms. The school has an inclusive ethos which ensures children recognise their achievements and feel acknowledged in developing a life-long love of learning.

  • In this Psychology Graduate Support Worker, you will provide support to a little boy who has Autism and ADHD.
  • He is strong in Maths but is quite behind in most other subjects and struggles to engage with his class, therefore you will spend a portion of your time running interventions with him in the areas he needs it most.
  • He really enjoys experiments and activity based learning therefore having the ability to be creative and think outside the box when delivering support, is crucial.

Previous experience working with children with SEN needs will be highly advantageous, however, if you have any child related experience, we would be interested in hearing from you.

  • If you are wanting to make a meaningful contribution to a pupils academic and social outcome, this Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant role is for you!
  • Be developed by a school with a successful track record of developing Graduates that range from aspiring teachers, psychologist, counsellors, therapists and social workers to name a few
  • If teaching is on the cards, they operate a sought-after school direct programme
  • Psychology Graduate Support Worker – £90 per day – Full time – long term – term time only
  • 8am – 4pm, Monday to Thursday with a 3.30pm finish on a Friday

A station on the Southwest train line that is also within a couple of stops from Clapham Junction, is nearby. There are also plenty of buses that connect them well to neighbouring boroughs of Merton, Lambeth, Sutton and Hammersmith & Fulham

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Psychology Graduate Support Worker – Wandsworth Primary School – £90 per day – ASAP start until July 2023

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