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Behaviour Specialist Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you seeking a new rewarding challenge?

Teaching Personnel are seeking a Behaviour Support Assistant to work within one of our Sheffield schools to start with immediate effect.

The ideal candidate would have prior experience working on a 1:1 basis supporting with the deescalation of challenging behaviour. The Support Assistant would have brilliant overall communication capabilities to engage and build an excellent rapport with the student, and liaise effectively with the class teacher.

The Behaviour Support Assistant would have a patient and nurturing approach, with the ability to effectively deescalate volatile situations. The post is initially for 1 school term, with the potential to lead to a permanent role. A Team Teach qualification is beneficial. The opportunity to complete the Team Teach training is available.

Teaching Personnel are seeking:

  • A candidate who has experience working with individuals who display challenging behaviour
  • A Behavioural Support Assistant with experience in KS2
  • A Behaviour Support Assistant who has supported on both a 1:1 and classroom based setting

Why apply for a job with Teaching Personnel?

  • Competitive daily rates of up to £70
  • The opportunity for professional development with relevant training provided
  • Rewards scheme of £50 per teacher recommended to Teaching Personnel

To apply for this post, please click the 'Apply Now' button or call Laura on 0114 2413340

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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