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Behaviour Support Assistant for Key Stage 3/4 SEND

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Job description

The Head Teacher of an SEND provision in Billingham is seeking behaviour support assistants to work full time, commencing as soon as possible until the end of the academic year. The role will involve working on a 1:1 basis with students across Key Stages 3 and 4 who have been excluded from mainstream education, so you will be confident in handling challenging behaviour.

The students are in need of extra support and guidance primarily within their English, Maths and Science lessons, however the main responsibility is to help improve the student's focus within lessons and attitude to education. You will also be encouraging personal and social development whilst managing challenging behaviour in lesson time. You will be expected to work collaboratively with other members of staff to manage and track pupil's behaviour and learning. You will be supporting students who display social, emotional and mental health difficulties who may display behaviour such as social anxiety and ADHD.

Ideally, the candidate will have experience working with social, emotional and mental health difficulties and challenging behaviour. The client school welcomes candidates with backgrounds in education, youth/social work, counselling and even the military. You will be passionate about improving the lives of young people!

Teaching Personnel are holding an upcoming Team Teach training course which will highly benefit you in this role. You will be supported by a specialist team of SEN recruitment consultants with education backgrounds, who are well placed to enrol you onto your desired courses.

Teaching Personnel can offer behaviour support assistant's competitive pay rates of up to £65 per day, for the right candidate longer term rates can be negotiated on your behalf. This role will commence as soon as possible on a full time basis through school hours. Teaching Personnel work with a large number of SEN schools across the UK, if you are interested in registering to work through Teaching Personnel, to gain full time or part time work or to gain SEN experience please call us today for a confidential chat to hear more.

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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