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Behavioural Support Assistant - Sefton - Year 2

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Behavioural Support Assistant required in Sefton - Year 2 - Immediate start

Working with a Year 2 student with behavioural needs, the role will be contracted until the end of the academic year, however if the student responds well to the successful candidate there is a strong possibility of progressing up the school working with the student throughout their Primary education.

Ideally the successful candidate will have prior experience of working with pupils with behavioural needs and have some experience of team teaching as you will be required to help and support the teacher at certain times. However, your main focus is to support the pupil on a one-to-one basis, therefore you need to be committed, reliable and patient as the pupil can be physically challenging and easily distracted.

The primary school, graded as 'Good' by Ofsted, is located in the Sefton area and is easily accessible by public transport. The school prides itself on its supportive environment for both pupils and staff members alike. The Senior Leadership Team are keen to provide various CPD opportunities, providing staff numerous training courses to facilitate their development.

Successful candidates must possess the following;

  • A current DBS certificate on the update service or be willing to obtain one
  • Two professional references within the last three years
  • An attitude and professional committed to the safeguarding of young people

What we can offer:

  • Upwards of £8.41 per hour
  • Strong possibility of a permanent vacancy
  • Various CPD opportunities
  • Rewarding role supporting students in a caring and inclusive environment

Interviews will be starting soon, so if you feel you meet the required criteria for this role, you can apply straight away by responding to this advert, or by calling 0151 244 5430.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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