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Teaching Assistant - Behaviour Support

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Job description

Are you looking for a role where you can really make a difference?

The Role

Teaching Personnel are currently seeking a Teaching Assistant to support behaviour in a mainstream, Primary setting. We are looking for someone who would be happy to support the new behaviour policy in school, working with children on a 121 basis or with small groups. This may include delivering Nurture interventions, or leading sports activities outside/in the hall. You may support the class teacher by working with children to support class activities, taking children out of the classroom when things get too overwhelming or they are struggling with the classroom environment. 

The school 

The school is an Ofsted rated 'Good' school, with a new school building and fresh, new resources. Located in South Sheffield, the school has good access to bus and tram routes so owning a car isn't necessary. You will be part of a strong, supportive staff team and will be expected to get involved in school life. 

Our Ideal Teaching Assistant

  • Resilient and patient 
  • Experience working in a school/PRU/Youth Centre
  • Minimum of L2 (or equivalent) with GCSE Maths and English (A-C)
  • Able to deliver Nurture interventions 
  • Happy to lead sports activities 
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • MAPA/Team Teach Trained would be beneficial 

Why choose Teaching Personnel? 

  • UK leading Educational Agency 
  • Branches across the UK 
  • Over 20 years experience in the Education sector 
  • Unrivalled CPD through our CPD Academy 
  • GBP50 refer a friend scheme 
  • Schools exclusive to Teaching Personnel 
  • Your own specialist consultant working for you

Don't just take our word for it, take a look at Teaching Personnel Sheffield reviews from our staff. If you would like to apply for this role, or find out more, please contact Teaching Personnel on 0114 2413340 or email your CV through to 

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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