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Behaviour mentor

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A small primary school located near Tottington, Bury are looking to appoint an experienced teaching assistant to take on a full-time role as a behaviour mentor working 1:1 with a pupil in year 1.

 This position is term time only Monday to Friday 08:30 – 15:30. The school is looking for a teaching assistant who wants to progress and grow with the school.The right candidate will be working closely in a team around the child to ensure the best possible opportunities are given. They will be supporting the child academically throughout all core subjects.

Ideal Candidates will have:

  • The ability to build good relationships with pupils, colleagues as well as parents and carers.
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team, but also as an individual
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Patience and a good sense of humour
  • Childcare Qualifications and/or experience in the care/ education industry.
  • Experience working 1:1 with SEN or Challenging behaviour

What the school can offer you:

  • A Friendly and supportive staff team
  • Opportunities for professional development within your role.
  • Consistent feedback on your performance, as well as regular meetings to discuss the pupil’s progression

If you would like to know more, we would love to hear 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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later

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