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Psychology Graduates

Psychology Graduates


Job Description

Psychology Graduates (Behaviour Support Workers, Wakefield)

PK Education are recruiting Psychology Graduates to support young people in Wakefield with SEND and challenging behaviour. We would like to speak to Psychology Graduates who are keen to work with students to support behaviour and assist their learning on a 1:1 basis or in small groups. We would be especially keen to speak to graduates who have completed a year in industry placement in an educational setting. We have full time and part time supply roles available to graduates who want to make a difference to young people’s lives and put their degree into practice, we also have opportunities available for successful candidates to complete Team Teach training. If you would like further information, please contact Tracey Young on 01134570081 or email:

Successful candidates will:

  • Possess strong behaviour management skills
  • Effectively manage groups of young people
  • Have experience of working with young people with SEND
  • Be confident in using a range of de-escalation techniques
  • Have a strong background in Psychology

PK education can offer you the following benefits:


  • Competitive rates of pay of £90-£95 per day (AWR Compliant)
  • Short term and long-term vacancies to your preferences
  • Support and feedback from experienced, friendly Consultants
  • -Competitive rates of pay from between £90 – £95 per day (AWR Compliant)
  • -On the job training provided by the school
  • -24/7 support and feedback from experienced education consultants
  • We pride ourselves on intelligently matching our supply and permanent candidates to schools, ensuring that the opportunities stretch and fulfil career ambitions. This is a promise that we have been delivering since 2005, with our simple, honest approach: offering our candidates highly competitive rates of pay with no hassle. We are committed to get it right. First time. Our mission is simple. To Inspire Potential. In our team. In our candidates. In every child.
  • PK education is committed to embracing equal opportunities and diversity for all employees, workers and applicants; and shall adhere to such a policy at all times.