Behaviour Support Teaching Assistant

Oldham, Greater Manchester
JN -122017-120754_1549534489
Date Posted:07 Feb 2019

Behaviour Support Teaching Assistant

Oldham, Greater Manchester
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Tradewind Recruitment are currently looking for teaching assistants to work in primary schools in Oldham. These are full time roles, starting after half term.

We are looking for three Behaviour Support Teaching Assistants, for for 2 primary schools in Oldham. Both schools have had a huge intake of additional students recently, and now require Behaviour Support Teaching Assistants.
As a Behaviour Support Teaching Assistant you will help teachers in the school by providing support to children with behavioural, emotional or psychological difficulties. Although this can be a demanding role, the role of Behaviour Support teaching Assistant is highly rewarding job.
Day to day, your job will involve assisting and helping students in the classroom You will be expected to encourage children to communicate with others, understand instructions and be confident in their learning.
The role of a Behaviour Support Teaching Assistant is a special one and in order to succeed as a special needs teaching assistant, you will need a great deal of patience. You will also need to be good at working as a team, and to work alongside teachers, parents and carers.

The ideal candidate will need the following skills:
*Strong behaviour management skills
*Background in youth work/teaching assistant
*Experience teaching students with SEMH and EBD in a mainstream or SEN setting
*Adaptable across subjects and a good general curriculum knowledge
*Patient and nurturing mannerism
*Be enthusiastic and willing to be 'hands on' in and out of the classroom.
*Good sense of humour, approachable and flexible

The role:
*Supporting students with behaviour problems on a 1:1 basis
*Lead intervention sessions on 1:1 basis
*Working collaboratively with class teacher
*A strong, supportive and highly experienced leadership team and governing body
*A good understanding of differentiation and behaviour management

The essentials:
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

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Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position or for more information about the role, contact Victoria Rimmer or Amy Roberts on 0161 674 0138 /
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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