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Behaviour Support Assistant

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Behaviour Mentor - Widnes, Halton (WA8) primary school

  • Are you a Teaching Assistant looking to work with children with challenging behaviour?
  • Do you have previous experience working with children with SEMH needs in the class room or in a youth club setting?

A school in Widnes, Halton (WA8) is looking for a behaviour mentor to work in the Year 1/2 classroom on a 1:1 basis supporting a child with severe behavioural issues, the boy can can display challenging behaviours that are shown through verbal and sometimes physical aggression.

The role of Behaviour Mentor will involve class room support, engaging the pupil in class room activities and monitoring behaviour. This will also involve implementing school strategies and procedures for behaviour. This role will also involve liaising with the SENCO and class room teacher to monitor and evaluate the pupil's progress.

Suitable applicants will:

  • Have previous SEN or SEMH experience
  • Experience building relationship's with children with challenging children
  • Have a Teaching Assistant certificate or equivalent qualification degree
  • Have TEAM-TEACH or equivalent taining would be an advantage

If you have a passion for supporting the learning of all students, this position is perfect for you!

  • Possibility of moving onto a permanent school contract
  • Start date - 26th November 2018
  • Widnes, Halton (WA8) primary school
  • £54-£60 a day!
If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience to apply for this role, I encourage you to apply today

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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