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Behaviour Support Assistant - Failsworth

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Job description

Full time, position commencing as soon as possible for a Behaviour Support Assistant to start after October half term. The Setting is based in Failsworth and provides education for pupils who are out of mainstream education for a variety of reasons which may include: SEMH needs, temporary or permanent exclusion, emotional and behavioural difficulties, medical reasons, pregnancy and young mothers.

The role itself will involve working with pupils with SEMH needs and supporting them in reaching their full potential. At the moment the position is initially temporary in the first instance, however there is an opportunity for permanent for the right candidate. The main aim of the setting is to integrate pupils back into mainstream education wherever possible. Due to the specific needs of the pupils it will be ideal for the teaching assistant to have a considerable amount of experience working with pupils who show signs of challenging behaviour.

The ideal teaching assistant will have:

-       Experience working with and delivering interventions to pupils who display challenging behaviour

-       Desirably Team- Teach trained (Teaching Personnel provide training)

-       An in-depth understanding and awareness of the needs of pupils with SEMH

If you are seeking a new challenge and feel that you have the appropriate skills and qualifications to succeed in the role, please apply directly.

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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