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Behaviour Support Assistant

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A Head Teacher at a School based in East Lancashire is looking to recruit a Behaviour Support Assistant. 

The School is based near Oswladtwistle, East Lancashire and caters specifically for KS3 / 4 pupils with SEMH Difficulties, Autism, ADHD and Challenging Behaviours. 

The pupils in School may display fairly difficult behaviours and therefore candidates must have strong behaviour management skills and ideally, hold their Team Teach qualification. The School is smaller than average and class sizes are generally under 10 pupils per class. Some of the pupils are supported on a 1:1 or small group basis and candidates must be hard working, empathetic, enthusiastic and resilient. 

The candidate suited to this role will be looking for a long term role and be passionate about pursuing a career in education, specifically working with those who struggle to engage. 

The role is full time, starting after the Easter holidays until summer as a minimum, but there is an opportunity for a permanent role. 

The candidate successful for this role will benefit from: 

- Negotiable pay rates GBP57 - 67 per day 

- Long term position available 

- Rewarding position supporting pupils with SEMH Difficulties 

If this role sounds ideal for you please contact me on 01772 842155 or email with your CV and covering letter. 

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

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