Psychology Graduate

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1312376442-2
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Prospero Teaching
  • Location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Project Management, Social care, Teaching and Education
  • Apprenticeship Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Prospero Teaching are looking for passionate and ambitious Psychology Graduates with a passion for supporting students with SEMH needs in an alternative provision in Bolton. The students will be aged 7 - 18 and it is essential that you have experience supporting children or young people with SEMH needs or PTSD.

Position Details:

Location Bolton
Position Graduate Teaching Assistant
Type of work General Teaching Assistant work with small groups of Children with SEMH needs
position start date May 2024
Duration Temporary
Full time
Minimum rate - GBP100 per day
Hours 8:30 am 4pm : Mon Fri (term time only)


Working with and providing support to children with SEN (Special Educational Needs)
Experience of supporting pupils with SEMH needs
The willingness to provide an environment in which pupils can reach their full potential
The ability to build rapports with the children, supporting their social and behavioural needs, and acting as a mentor

Role Requirements:

Psychology (BA Hons) degree
Enhanced DBS (clean and relevant) Can be obtained through Prospero Teaching
Safeguarding certificate, prevent awareness, FGM - essential
Behaviour management training - desirable
A committed and enthusiastic attitude to work
Excellent communication skills and the ability to form new relationships

Previous experience working with young people
Good knowledge of SEMH needs
Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate:

Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management
In-house Training and Development Team
Ideal for graduates looking to gain experience within an alternative educational setting
If you would like to be considered for this role, please click apply Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.