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Behaviour Support Assistant - Bromley

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Job description

About The School:

The pupils have some form of Social, Emotional Mental Health, with some being diagnosed with ADHD / ASD / Dyslexia. There are therapists on site as every pupil has therapy at some point in the year - there are some pupils that have therapy throughout the year.

The school is made up of 50 pupils, with 10 pupils per class, from Year 3 to Year 8. There is a bespoke curriculum implemented to ensure each child is given a fair chance in receiving an education.

Breakfast and Lunch is provided to each pupil. Every pupil is taken to and from school in a taxi.

A sports hall and gym is being added on site. This is to encourage pupils to engage in more sports and to improve their team building skills.

You will need to bring your own lunch as you won't be able to leave the site during lunch.

There is on-site parking.

The role:

As a Behaviour Support Assistant, you will be required to work one-to-one with a child throughout the day, ensuring they are supported academically and emotionally. At times you will also be required to engage in group work with pupils.

The role is full time, long term - 8:30am - 15:30pm Monday to Friday. As the pupils do not respond well to change the school will only consider someone who is available long term to avoid bringing in new members of staff frequently.

Training such as Team Teach and safeguarding is essential, however, the school is willing to train the right staff. They are seeking somebody who is eager to work with children and make a difference to their lives, resilience to keep going when the going gets tough and be willing to build a relationship with the pupils. Having the right attitude is key.

The school arranges frequent staff nights out as a way to show appreciation for all the hard work and it gives staff a chance to bond together.

What you need to do:

In order to be considered for the role you must have a Child Work Force DBS on the updated system and be able to provide 2 references. You must also have A - C in Math and English GCSE.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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