Behavioural Support Assistant

Bury, Greater Manchester
CMP00261_1617005503
Date Posted:29 Mar 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Permanent

Behavioural Support Assistant

Bury, Greater Manchester

Tradewind Manchester are supporting a one-form entry Bury-based primary school in recruiting a KS1 Behavioural Support Assistant. This is a full-time role with an immediate start, then following an initial period working on a temporary basis (typically 16 weeks) this role could become permanent and you may be offered a school contract.

The school is seeking an experienced Behavioural Support Assistant to aid pupils with behavioural difficulties in KS1 who require small group support and 1:1 support. To be considered for this position you must have a proven track record of supporting pupils with behavioural needs, have strong interpersonal skills; be able to engage pupils on an individual basis and understand the specific needs of each child.

To join us and be successful in this Behavioural Support Assistant role, you will need to:

  • Be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
  • Provide a CV with employment/education history included. Employment breaks must be explained
  • Have, or be willing to be trained in Team Teach
  • Have the legal right to work in the UK

This role will include:

-Supporting pupils with behavioural difficulties

-Taking responsibility for the safeguarding of the young people in your care

-Supporting the school team to provide a safe and respectful environment for students to learn

About the school:

This faith-based school celebrates its achievements and works to achieve peace and respect, both within the school and with the wider community. Effective systems are in place to ensure only suitable people are recruited to work with the school, and the school works well with agencies to support their pupils. Subject leaders are supported well, the quality of teaching is high, and parents are overwhelmingly positive about the school.

About the role:

-Permanent Contract (following a typical 16-week temporary period working through Tradewind Manchester)

-Full time, 08:15-16:00

-Free onsite parking and close to local transport links

-You may be required to assist with programmes outside the classroom and after school from time to time

The benefits of working as a Behavioural Support Assistant at this school include;

-Working in a friendly, supportive team

-Possibility to lead extra-curricular activities

-Ongoing professional development and promotion opportunities

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 to log your availability

-Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

If this sounds like the perfect role for you:

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this Behavioural Support Assistant position, located in Bury. For more information about the role, contact Cameron on 0161 674 0138 / cameron.mcbryde@twrecruitment.com

More about Tradewind Recruitment:

  1. As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
  2. We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates
  3. Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request)
  4. More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter
  5. Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we're proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer

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