Teaching Assistant - KS2 1:1 Behaviour Support

Westhoughton, Greater Manchester
CMP00192_1611154734
Date Posted:20 Jan 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Permanent

Teaching Assistant - KS2 1:1 Behaviour Support

Westhoughton, Greater Manchester

Tradewind Manchester are recruiting! Are you an experienced Behavioural Support Assistant looking for your next role?

Or perhaps you are a recent graduate, keen to begin your career in education?

Why not join a well-run and supportive primary school and feel the benefit of broadening your experience and assisting children with behavioural and developmental needs, to further your career in education!

Tradewind Manchester are supporting a large two-form entry Bolton-based primary school in recruiting a Behavioural Support Assistant in Year 4. 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 KS2 who require small group support and 1:1 assistance. To be considered for this position you must have a proven track record of supporting students with behavioural difficulties, have strong interpersonal skills; have calm and controlled methods of behavioural management; 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:
* Psychology Qualification or similar

  • Experience in Behaviour Support
  • 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 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
    -You may be asked to assist in activities outside of the classroom if necessary

    About the school:
    This school strives to provide a curriculum that enriches each and every child, and has a focus on ensuring that children feel happy and secure at school. The school works towards developing confident, caring and responsible children who will become upstanding members of the community. Teaching quality is excellent, and teachers work exceptionally well with teaching assistants to assist students that require extra support. Staff training is good and most pupils, including those with SEN or EAL requirements, make good progress.

    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 Bolton-based Behavioural Support Assistant position, or for more information about the role, contact Cameron on 0161 674 0138 / cameron.mcbryde@twrecruitment.com

    More about Tradewind Recruitment:

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. 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 (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

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