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Behaviour Support Assistant

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Behavioural Specialist Teacher Required in Newark – Part Time February Half Term Start

Teaching Personnel are recruiting for a tutor in the Long Eaton area to teach a KS4 student with ADHD, SEMH and Challenging Behaviour. Due to their SEN, the student is unable to attend school, and therefore the 1:1 tuition will occur in the home. The student lives in a residential home, at risk of self-harm, and working below their age-expected level.

About the Role:

  • 1:1 Tuition for a Year 11 student with ADHD or challenging behaviour
  • 10 hours a week
  • In person, in the student’s home
  • Working materials and resources will need to be provided by the tutor
  • Focus on cross-curricular academic work, and providing additional social and emotional support

Who we are looking for:

  • People who are comfortable lone working and communicating with local authorities
  • Previous experience working with students with challenging behaviour
  • Tutors who can plan, produce, and teach cross-curricular lessons at lower KS4 level, as well as provide additional social support
  • Tutors who are familiar with the care system


  • Teacher with QTS
  • Previous experience teaching KS4
  • Experience of teaching and working with children with SEN
  • Child workforce DBS on the update service (or willing to apply for one through Teaching Personnel)

What we can offer:

  • Market leading rates of GBP20-25 per hour
  • Long term tuition position
  • FREE Training and Career Development opportunities through Teaching Personnel

About Teaching Personnel:

Teaching Personnel is the UK’s leading education recruitment agency.  Since 1996 we have registered hundreds of thousands of teachers and classroom support staff who have chosen us to help them find work in UK classrooms.  Our mission statement captures the essence of what we do, the services we provide and what is really important about the work undertaken by our branches.

Interested? Then please call 0115 670 0105 or email

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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