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Behaviour and Learning Support Practitioner

  • Location: Greenwich
  • Start date: 08 Apr 2019
  • Category: Special Needs
  • Job reference: PE11134656
  • Branch: London South East
  • Consultant: Louise Waite
  • Call: 020 3219 7744
Job description
Protocol Education are working with an innovative School looking for a Behaviour and Learning Support Practitioner to work closely with
the school's Senior leadership team, developing systems to support positive behaviour management across the school.
Our ideal candidate will have a proven track record of working successfully with children who display challenging behaviour, delivering positive outcomes for pupils with complex special educational needs. Working alongside the school team and a range of support agencies you will support parents and carers with behaviour management strategies.
Strong interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence required to support our children, staff and families, acting as a role model you will embed good practice. You will be a clear thinker, have strong communication skills, be resilient and a strong negotiator with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
The school is welcoming and caring school with a dedicated and committed staff team, an in-depth high quality CPD programme, the opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of all our amazing children.


The ideal candidates for this position will have:
• A good sense of humour
• The ability to create and maintain relationships
• Strong communication skills
• A creative personality
• A willingness to learn
• Good understanding of special education needs and in particular autism
• Experience in managing challenging behaviour

To work in this school you need to be committed in giving children the best care. The school trust individuals to work 1:1 but to also offer additional support to those that need it at particularly challenging times. Empathy is a key component to a successful candidate for this position. The students at this school view the world differently and often require time and space to understand many tasks.

If you are also looking to work during the holidays this school also offer work through the holidays.

If you can commit to this position you will be given the opportunity to access the CPD programme at the school giving you valuable experience and recognised qualifications.

If this role is of interest to you, please feel free to contact Louise at Protocol Education on 0208 461 8900 for further information. Alternatively, please send an updated CV to louise.waite@protocol-education.com


We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00
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