Behaviour Support Assistant

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South East
£325 to £350 per week
Salary Description:
%ufffd325 - 350 per week
Teaching Personnel
Job Ref:
Student Jobs 72

Have you supported children with SEMH needs?

Teaching Personnel are currently looking for a calm role model to support children with SEMH and behaviour needs. The role is ideal for a person who has a calming manner and can read situations and diffuse them before anything arises. It is important that candidates are sympathetic and understand the needs that the children have. Pupils find it difficult to express how they feel and therefore, it is important that the candidates understand this. Being a role model and mentor is key to being successful in this role.

This role is to support in a PRU (Pupil referral unit) in the Southampton area, working hours are 8:30-15-:30 Monday to Friday.

The ideal skills for this role are:

* Being calm and positive with pupils.
* Able to read and defuse situations.
* Confident in dealing with behaviour.
* Sympathetic and understanding of the needs of children.
* A positive role model for pupils.

To apply for a role with Teaching Personnel it is required that candidates:

* Experience working with children with SEND
* Be a passionate, nurturing, and dedicated individual
* Can provide a minimum of 2 references to cover the last 6 years of employment history
* Have relevant qualifications relating to supporting teaching and learning or children and young people

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ's on the Teaching Personnel website for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education' this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.

We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

For details of our privacy policy, please visit the Teaching Personnel website.

Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 02380 836648
Contact: Harry Davies

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