Graduate Behaviour Support Assistant

Oldham, Greater Manchester
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Date Posted:17 Sep 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
Competitive
  1. Long-term

Graduate Behaviour Support Assistant

Oldham, Greater Manchester
Tradewind Manchester are recruiting! Are you a teaching assistant looking for your next role?

Or perhaps you are a psychology graduate with SEN experience, intent on beginning your teaching/educational Psychology career?

Why not join a passionate and dedicated SEN department within a mainstream Primary School and feel the benefit of broadening your SEN experience in order to further your career.

Tradewind Manchester are supporting an Oldham mainstream primary school 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 there may be opportunity for the position to become permanent. The school would like to recruit a Behaviour Support Assistant, experienced in working with pupils (preferably primary age) who have emotional, behavioural and social difficulties.


This could be your ideal next role if you are;

-Experienced in supporting pupils who suffer from emotional, behavioural and social difficulties.
-Graduates looking to broaden their experience further in order to pursue teaching or educational psychology routes.
-Experienced in supporting pupils with Autism - desired.
-Confident in working in an education environment in which behaviour will be challenging on a regular basis.
-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;

-Full time 08:30 -16:00
-Free on site parking.

The benefits of working at this Oldham Primary 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 and mainstream schools.

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 Teaching Assistant position, located in Oldham. Or for more information about the role, contact Emma on 0161 674 0138 / emma.hale@twrecruitment.com

More about Tradewind Recruitment;
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available 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. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to 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.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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