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Nurture Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Nurture/behaviour support required in mainstream Primary Schools in Derby

  • 1:1 and small group nurture/behaviour support within mainstream primary schools across Derby
  • A fantastic opportunity to make a difference for pupils who struggle with emotional, social, and behavioural difficulties.
  • Competitive rates of pay and ongoing access to a range of CPD including Team Teach and Autism Awareness.

Do you have experience in nurture and behaviour support? Could you make a difference to pupils who have social, emotional, and behavioural needs?

A number of Schools in Derby City have an inclusion or nurture provision for pupils who struggle to manage their behaviours within the mainstream school. These schools are looking for Level 3 experienced Learning Support Assistants to work alongside their inclusion/nurture teams to provide additional support from September for their new co-horts of pupils, and to help dis-engaged pupils settle back into school after the 6 weeks summer holiday.

They are ideally looking for candidates who hold a CACHE Level 3 teaching assistant qualification or educated to graduate level, and ideally with recent experience supporting pupils with SEN and/or behavioural difficulties.

The role will involve:

- Working with pupils both 1:1 and in small groups

- Developing strategies pupils can use to support them in reintegrating back into mainstream education

- Supporting pupils with social, emotional, and behavioural Special Educational Needs

- Creating bespoke reward plans for children to follow.

- Using current behaviour policies to ensure children are following inclusion unit rules.

For more information or to register with Teaching Personnel please contact Georgina on 0115 845 6405 or alternatively email your CV to

Registration is subject to an Enhance Child Workforce DSB registered to the Update Service, good references and a registration interview in branch. Please call for more information.

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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