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Behaviour Support Officer - ASAP start

Job type: Temporary, Part time

Location: Blackley, Greater Manchester

Up to £9 per hour

Recruiter: Prospero Group

Sector: Education


Job description

Behaviour Support Mentor


The role is to work with behaviour across the school, your role is to reinforce positive behaviour across the school and in class.

Your role as Behaviour Support is to support young people with their behaviour and help them develop strategies and action plans to encourage positive behaviour choices.

You will need to forge strong professional positive relationship with all students that you work with.

You will be expected to communicate with care givers, family and social workers giving a holistic approach to behaviour.

You will be encouraged to identify barriers the young people have to learning and how their behaviour has an impact on their education.

Your role will be heavily involved in the pastoral side of school life and the impact of this on the young persons education.

A knowledge or understanding of mental health would be advantageous.

For this role you must;

  • Have a strong academic background (degree or similar)
  • or a strong background working with young people (social care or mental health)
  • Be able to work full time school hours term time only Mon to Friday 8.30-4pm.

The school is based in Blackley, based at the learning village, close to motorway links and bus routes the school and have a lovely, welcoming team.


* Location - Blackley, North Manchester 

* Position - Behaviour Support 

* Start date - Dec 2021

* Duration / Likely Duration - Full academic year 

* End date (if applicable) - July 2022

* Full time/part time - Full time 

* The minimum rate of pay - Minimum rate of £70 per day 

* Hours - 8:30 - 16:00 

The role would include: -One to one support for children aged between 11-14 KS3 with behavioural challenges -Very challenging behaviour linked to mental health -The child will need to be supervised throughout the day

EXPERIENCE, TRAINING AND QUALIFICATIONS - Previous SEN experience - Previous experience with challenging behaviour - Up to date Safeguarding training issued in the last year (desirable however not essential as Safeguarding training is provided)

- Team Teach training would be highly desirable for this role 


- Hold Right to Work in the UK - Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application - Provide two professional references If this role appeals to you, click 'apply now.'

Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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