Behaviour Support Assistant

St. Helens, Merseyside
Date Posted:04 Nov 2020
  1. SEN Teaching Assistant
£63.51 - £70.00 per day
  1. Long-term

Behaviour Support Assistant

St. Helens, Merseyside
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Tradewind are recruiting on behalf of a large primary school in St. Helens. We are hoping to attract an experienced level 2 or 3 teaching assistant with good experience of working alongside children who have social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs.

The SENCO at this school has described the ideal candidate to be calm, patient and supportive with good curriculum knowledge. As you will be required to support the class teacher and manage negative behaviour effectively through de-escalations techniques.

There will be aspects of the week where you would be chaperoning key pupils on residential and educational trips off site. This behaviour assistant role includes one to one and small group support. This is a full-time role with a view to go permanent for the right candidate. The headteacher and SENCO are hoping to conduct a paid trial day for possible suitable candidates as soon as possible.

This post is very rewarding and is ideal for people who have SEND experience who are looking to take their next step. If you are a passionate Support Worker / Behaviour Support Assistant with knowledge and experience of supporting children and young people with behavioural difficulties, please apply now to be considered for interview.

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Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this school support job based in St.Helens.

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