Behaviour Support Assistant

Recruiter
Teaching Personnel
Location
West Sussex, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Aug 2019
Ref
1222799831
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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Teaching Personnel are currently seeking new Behavioural Support Assistants in the West Sussex area (Worthing, Lancing, Littlehampton, Burgess Hill etc) to work in a specialist Social, Emotional and Mental Health provision catering to pupils with complex needs. The needs of attending pupils are varied, but may include:

Anti-social and disengaged behaviour
ADHD
Autism The Role:

Successful candidates will be working in a classroom environment supporting pupils on a 1:1 or 2:1 basis.

The role will operate between 8:30 - 15:30, Monday - Friday.

Full time availability is preferred but part time applicants may still apply, as job shares can be available.

The Candidate:

Ideal candidates may need to be able to drive but it isn't essential, as we will likely have a school local to you.

Ideal applicants should have previous experience working with complex behaviour or challenging needs professionally. Without professional experience any personal experience with the following could help the candidate succeed in this role:

Psychology
Youth/Community Work
Care worker
Challenging behaviour within family
Mentoring children or adolescents
SEN experience
Ex-police force experienceApplicants will be working in a classroom supporting teachers and fellow support workers on a 1:1 or 2:1 basis with pupils, so should have a passion for mentoring pupils closely through their differentiated curriculum.

Teaching Personnel do offer many development courses through our CPD Academy; such as Autism Awareness, Safeguarding and Team Teach to help support any successful candidates within this environment.

If you're suited to this role, please contact Chloe, Brighton SEN Recruitment Consultant on the details provided (phone number removed)

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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