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Behaviour Support Assistant

Job description

Are you looking to utilise your experience with challenging behaviour to support young people in the education system?

From April 2021, a large mixed comprehensive secondary school have made plans to focus on behaviour support across the school. As a result, the Headteacher wishes to appoint a dedicated Behaviour Support Assistant who is able to support those pupils who are harder to reach, with behaviour management and boosting their educational engagement.

This is a truly rewarding position for someone with a background working with challenging behaviour to make a huge difference to pupils futures.

As a Behaviour Support Assistant, you will provide extra support to identified pupils who are at higher risk of being excluded, in smaller groups or on a 1:1 basis. You will act as a positive learning role model for pupils and so the ideal candidate will have previous experience working in a similar setting e.g youth work, coaching, scouts/guides or social care.

Key aspects:

  • Full time Behaviour Specialist 
  • April 2021 - July 2021 in the first instance.
  • Earning GBP1350 per month.
  • Opportunity to work in a supportive and inclusive secondary school with a great pastoral team
  • Great opportunity for those looking for a rewarding and challenging role
  • Located in Bury, 10 minutes from the town centre

If the role of Behaviour Specialist sounds like the opportunity for you, please apply by submitting an updated CV below


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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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