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Behaviour Support Assistant (ES2302212)

Job type: Temporary, Full time

Location: Horfield

£60 - 65 per day

Recruiter: Teaching Personnel

Sector: Education

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Job description

Behaviour Support Mentor

Are you confident managing challenging behaviour?

Do you want a full-time role in a Bristol secondary school?

Role: Behaviour Specialist Support, KS3-4

Salary: GBP60-65 per day

A secondary school near Horfield in Bristol are working closely to recruit a new behaviour support mentor. The role will start after the national lockdown and is full-time. The role will be working as part of the school's learning resource base, supporting students with additional needs 1:1 and within small groups at a mainstream KS3-4 classroom.

The school:

  • Supportive staff and friendly students
  • Ofsted ‘Good' secondary school with new SEN facilities
  • Accessible transport links near Gloucester Road, M4, M5, M32 and public transport from Bristol and Bath city centres.

The ideal candidate:

Will –

  • Be empathetic and patient, offer practical support to students
  • Work with a classroom teacher and communicate progress with parents and SENCO
  • Have a sensitive approach whilst working with students 1:1 and in small groups
  • Confidently manage sometimes challenging behaviour

Must –

  • Have experience of working within a similar environment or supporting individuals with similar needs and be confident working with children with a range of Special Needs
  • The right to work within the UK
  • The ability to provide two references from your most recent employers
  • All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid child workforce Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

What Teaching Personnel can offer you:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Specialist trained consultants – supporting you in finding your ideal role
  • Full access to high-quality Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training
  • Supporting your COVID-secure safe return to work
  • A straightforward Online Portal to log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
  • A generous referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a reward!


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

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     Nearby train stations

     Nearby bus stops

    • A, Muller Rd Top, Gloucester Road
    • C, Muller Rd Top, Gloucester Road
    • D, Muller Rd Top, Muller Road
    • B, Muller Rd Top, Gloucester Road
    • W-bound, Tilling Road, Bishopthorpe Road

     Nearby schools

    • Filton Avenue Junior School
    • Horfield Church of England Primary School
    • Ashley Down Primary School
    • St Teresa's Catholic Primary School
    • Orchard School Bristol

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