Behaviour Assistant

Marple, Greater Manchester
Date Posted:14 Mar 2019
£60.00 - £70.00 per day

Behaviour Assistant

Marple, Greater Manchester
This vacancy has now expired

Receive jobs like this via email

Tradewind are supporting a Stockport PRU to recruit an Behaviour Support Teaching Assistant. This full time role with an immediate start, then following an initial period working on a temporary basis (typically 12 weeks) this role will become permanent. The school would like to recruit an Behaviour Support Assistant, experienced in working with pupils aged 5 - 17 years who have emotional, behavioural and social difficulties. A large proportion of the pupils at this school are on the Autistic Spectrum.

This 'Good' graded school, which caters for 27 children, is set in a former residential property with its own grounds, which allows for a quiet and nurturing environment. Class sizes are small and are structured to facilitate the implementation of students Individual Education Plans.

This could be your ideal next role if you are;

-Experienced in supporting pupils aged 5 - 17 years who suffer from emotional, behavioural and social difficulties.
-Experienced in supporting pupils with Autism.
-Confident in working in an education environment in which behaviour will be challenging on a regular basis.
-Experienced (or consider you will be confident following Team Teach training) to restrain a pupil which may be at risk of hurting them self, or others around them.
-Available full time for a permanent role (following an initial temporary period).
-An effective team player.

This role will include;

-Teaching pupils with emotional, behavioural and social difficulties, including pupils with Autism.
-Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care.
-Supporting the school team to provide a safe and nurturing environment for students to learn.

More about the role;

-Permanent Contract (following a typical 12 week temporary period working through Tradewind Recruitment).
-Full time 08:30 -16:00
-Free on site parking.

The benefits of working as an SEN Teacher at this school include;

-Working in a friendly, supportive team.
-Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities
-The opportunity to develop your education career within a large network of special needs schools, Including 23 current UK schools, with 4 more set to open in 2018.

The benefits of working your initial temporary period in the role through Tradewind include;

-We offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor!
-Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
-Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success.
-Online Portal for your time sheets and log your availability
-Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for this role, you will need;

-Have recent experience supporting children with challenging behaviour.
-A DBS certificate, or be happy to apply for a DBS.
-Be able to provide 2 professional references including one from your latest employer or education institution.
-Full time availability.
-Team Teach training is desirable, not essential as training is available.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you;

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this SEN Teacher position, located in Stockport. Or for more information about the role, contact Joanne Nelthorpe on 0161 674 0138 /

3 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 3rd year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.