Behaviour Support Assistant
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Are you currently looking for a new challenge. Do you have a passion for working with young people?
Are you motivated to support the most disadvantaged young people in and around Bristol.
Teaching Personnel are looking for a Behaviour Mentor to work with children and young people who are need of additional support to access the curriculum in an “good” Ofsted rated school in South Bristol!
We are looking for empathetic, patient and resilient individuals who are willing to support these children and young people throughout their educational journey. Due to the nature of those you will be working with, you must ensure you are able to commit to the role to provide consistency for both staff and pupils.
Become the change you would like to see!
- Work closely with students exhibiting behavioural challenges to understand the underlying causes and develop targeted interventions.
- Build positive relationships with students, providing guidance and mentorship to help them develop social and emotional skills.
- Collaborate with teachers, parents, and other stakeholders to create a unified support system for students.
- Develop and implement individualized plans tailored to the unique needs of each student.
- Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of plans, making adjustments as necessary.
- Collaborate with school staff to develop crisis intervention plans and ensure the safety of all students.
- Work collaboratively with teachers, administrators, and support staff to create a positive and inclusive school culture.
- Attend team meetings and contribute to the development of school.
The ideal educator will have one or more of the following:
- Bachelor’s degree in education, Psychology, Counselling, or a related field.
- Previous experience working with young people.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
What we can offer:
- Child only DBS – We will help you to apply for this.
- Free safeguarding training
- Competitive pay rates
- £50 bonus if you refer someone to Teaching Personnel
- Discounted Team Teach Training
- Supportive, friendly consultants to support you.
If you’re interested or would like to know more about this opportunity, please apply with an up-to-date CV and someone will be in touch!
All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website 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 date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
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