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Behaviour Buddy

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Behaviour Buddy - Behaviour Specialists Teaching Assistant

Bristol, South Gloucestershire & Bath.

£54 - £65 Per Day

Would you like to support young people who display challenging behaviour?
Do you have previous experience working with children and young people in educational or youth Group settings?
Are you able to engage pupils who are dis-engaged from education?

Teaching Personnel Bristol are seeking individuals to work with students in secondary schools as a "Behaviour Buddy". The roles available are to begin at the start of next term - Monday 25th February. However, the schools will be flexible on start date for the right candidate.

  • Full time & Part time roles available
  • £54-£65 a day (dependant on experience)
  • Working normal school hours: 8.30am -3.30pm

Working as a Behaviour Buddy:

The role of Behaviour Buddy will incorporate delivering short 1:1 interventions to improve behaviour whilst implementing the schools behaviour policy and monitoring progress.

The successful candidate will act as a role model for students to encourage positive behaviour.

The students you will be supporting find it difficult to engage and remain focused throughout their lessons, therefore your role will largely be to keep them on track and aid young peoples learning. Due to the challenging nature of these students, you may also be required to help with diffusing situations and de-escalating behaviour.

Benefits of working with Teaching Personnel:

  • Specialist Recruitment Consultant dedicated to finding you work and offering support.
  • Competitive and Fair Pay Rate
  • Access to our CPD Academy - this provides you with opportunities to take courses such as 'Team Teach' and 'Child Protection Training'
  • Refer a Friend Scheme - financial benefits for every friend that joins us!
  • Weekly Pay - you will be paid weekly directly into your bank account

If you are interested in this role then please apply with your CV or alternatively please call our Secondary branch on 0117 920 0042 and ask to speak with Jess.

I look forward to hearing from you.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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