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Behavioural Support Worker | Cardiff | Long Term Role

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently seeking new Behavioural Support Assistants in the Penarth area to work in a specialist Social, Emotional and Mental Health provision catering to pupils with complex needs. The needs of attending pupils are varied, but may include:

  • Behavioural difficulties
  • Anti-social and disengaged behaviour
  • ADHD

The Role:

Applicants will be working in a classroom supporting teachers and fellow support workers on a 1:1 or 2:1 basis with pupils.

The role will operate between 8:30 - 15:30, Monday - Friday.

Full time is preferred.

The Candidate:

Ideal applicants should have previous experience working with complex behaviour or challenging needs professionally. Without professional experience any personal experience with the following could help the candidate succeed in this role:

  • Psychology
  • Youth/Community work experience
  • Care worker
  • Challenging behaviour within family
  • Mentoring
  • SEN Experience
  • Police Experience

Candidates should ideally have a passion for mentoring children in need, due to the needs of pupils in this environment. Teaching Personnel do offer many development courses through our CPD Academy; such as Autism Awareness, Safeguarding and Team Teach to help support any successful candidates within this environment.

If you're suited to this role, please contact Bethan our South Wales SEN Branch Manager on the below details and she will be more than happy to help.

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