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Behaviour Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Behaviour support assistant required at Primary in South Sheffield

  • Behaviour support assistant required
  • Team Teach or MAPA training desirable but not essential
  • Full time opportunity

An excellent and challenging opportunity has come about in a welcoming and friendly primary school in Sheffield S11 offering one to one support to a child with BESD and mild learning difficulties in a Year 4 class. The school is a two form entry primary school in a charming area of Sheffeild boasting excellent transport links and a supportive and warm staff team.

Your new role;

The child you will be supporting is in a Year 4 class and has recently started at the school after being in a Pupil Referral Unit for a period of time. Due to this, it is essential that you ensure the child has a smooth reintegration and build a strong rapport with him. The child has come from a very deprived and unstable home life and so needs plenty of pastoral support as well as strong behaviour management. Therefore, they are looking for someone who can act as a strong role model, who is consistent, resilient and confident.

What you'll need to succeed;

This position is perfect for a candidate with previous experience of supporting Challenging Behaviour and SEN and would like to challenge their experience further. You will also have excellent communication skills and have a firm understanding of the UK National Curriculum

What you'll get in return;

In return you will get an excellent support network, the opportunity to gain further responsibilities within your position and the opportunity to complete additional training such as Team Teach & Read Write Inc phonics training through Teaching Personnel.

All applicants to Teaching Personnel are subject to two reference checks and must have a valid DBS certificate before commencing work in school.

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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