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Behaviour Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Based in a Secondary School in Pontypool 

January 2021 Start, full time role 

Support pupils with challenging behaviour in a secondary school 

Pay GBP60 - GBP70 a day

Our Newport Secondary Branch here at Teaching Personnel are working closely with a partnership secondary school in Pontypool who are currently recruiting a Behaviour Mentor to work as a teaching assistant. You will be within an unit where the children are sent if they are struggling in mainstream classes. This is an ideal opportunity to gain experience in managing challenging behaviour whilst looking at the psychology behind it. You will be joining a large support department that are looking to invest in you with training. 

This is an excellent opportunity to start your career in education and make a real difference in a childs life!

Desired backgrounds include:

  • Sports
  • Youth work
  • Psychology
  • Vulnerable adults & Children
  • Art & Design

If you hold experience working with children or young people and want take the next step in building a career in an exciting and rewarding area of education or are you a Psychology graduate who is looking for extra experience in order to aid future PHD applications. This is the job for you!

Our client schools span over Bridgend, Cardiff, RCT, Newport and The Vale of Glamorgan and require full time, long term commitment (term time only) and in turn offer supportive environments with continued professional development and the opportunity to go permanent in many instances.

Apply via the link today! 

The school want to see CV's ASAP. Interviews are to be held over the next two weeks

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs for details.


All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.


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