Behavioural Support Assistant

Recruiter
FRCE Recruitment Group
Location
Merton
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Behavioural Support Assistant - Merton - Fantastic opportunity to develop strong career in "Good" school - £60-90 per day - ASAP start! Are you currently seeking a new challenge within SEN and want to enhance your skillset? Do you have proven experience working with challenging students within SEN? If this is something that you would be interested in then please do not hesitate to call Ellie-Mae at FRCE Recruitment about this Behavioural Support Assistant role today!!! Behavioural Support Assistants must: ***Have 6+ months previous experience working within SEN ***Must have a current DBS Children disclosure within 3 years of issue (preferably on the Online Update Service) **Be able to travel to Merton and be there for 8:30am **£60-90 per day, dependant on experience **Be proactive, show initiative at all times and have a firm but fair approach **PECS/Makaton/BSL/Maybo/Team Teach or some form of restraint experience is preferred The School - Behavioural Support Assistant The school is roughly a 5 minute walk from several train stations and bus links you can access. They have almost 200 students, aged 11-19, within the school. All of the pupils either have an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) or a Statement of Special Educational Needs. The school has exceptional facilities and grounds - such as multisensory soft play room, sensory gardens and hydrotherapy pools and a positive, tailored approach to maximise students learning potential. They have a fantastic team who can provide excellent training and support, regardless of whether you are employed on a permanent or temporary basis. The Role - Behavioural Support Assistant This Behavioural Support Assistant role is within a brilliant SEN school that I have the pleasure of working closely with. The school are looking to meet an SEN Teaching Assistant who has previous experience, voluntary or paid, working with children who have Special Educational Needs. The ideal candidate will have worked in a school with students that have a range of needs such as ASD, Challenging behaviour and SEBD. They will be a resilient and friendly individual who can build a great rapport with children. The role would require the candidate to be comfortable dealing with calming potentially volatile situations, restraining students and working with the students to try and make a positive impact. As a Behavioural Support Assistant you would be supporting the emotional, social and academic development of the students you work with to optimize learning and maximise comfort. The successful Behavioural Support Assistant will be offered: ** Supportive and friendly team to work with ** A friendly consultant on hand whenever needed ** An excellent referral scheme ** Excellent rates of pay in line with your experience ** Staff development programme How to Apply - Behavioural Support Assistant For more information about this role, please do not hesitate to call Ellie-Mae Baulch at the FRCE Recruitment Group on (Apply online only) or alternatively, send us your CV via email. Don't forget we pay a referral bonus for successfully placed referrals, call us for further details!! The FRCE Recruitment Group is committed to equality and value diversity. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults