Learning and Behaviour Support Assistant

Timeplan Education Group Ltd
Closing date
11 Feb 2021

Job Details

Learning and Behaviour Support Assistant
  • Primary SEND school in West London
  • Supporting pupils with SEMH (social, emotional, and mental health) difficulties
  • February half-term
  • One-to-one pupil support
  • Full-time, long-term
  • Daily rate of £70 - £85 (depending on experience)

TimePlan Education are currently recruiting for a Behaviour Mentor to work in a small primary SEMH school based in West London. The role is a long-term, full-time opportunity to commence after February half-term. The candidate will be responsible for one-to-one learning support, mentoring, progress coaching, behaviour reports and positive encouragement. The pupils have emotional and behavioural difficulties, meaning that the ideal candidate will be able to support them emotionally and socially, as well as with their academics. Candidates must be resilient and will need to be excellent with behaviour management.

Job Responsibilities
  • Supporting primary pupils 1:1 who exhibit challenging behaviour (SEMH difficulties)
  • Ability to engage and support pupils with their learning
  • Strong behaviour management skills
  • Supervising and monitoring pupils' behaviour
  • Progress coaching and one-to-one sessions
  • Liaising with staff and parents

Benefits to you
  • Excellent rates of pay £70-£85 a day (dependent on experience)
  • Full-time, long-term contract with the possibility of a permanent role for the right candidate
  • Excellent team to work alongside
  • Free lunch provided to support staff
  • Focused team management and positive school structures
  • Close to transport links
  • FREE Training and CPD with both school and agency
  • Opportunity to get TeamTeach trained

Job Requirements
  • Available full-time (5 days a week) and committed to their job
  • Ability to stay calm and de-escalate challenging behaviour
  • Ability to empathise with the needs of each individual pupil
  • Experience working in a mainstream or SEND school environment
  • Experience working with challenging behaviour is desirable
  • Valid DBS on the update service or be willing to apply for one

Timeplan Education Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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