Behaviour Specialist

Location: Bristol
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: BJ090323BS
Salary: £10.90 - 12.50 per hour + PAYE £250 referral
Job Published: 19 days ago

Behaviour Specialist

A secondary school based in Bristol are looking to appoint a full-time Behavioural Specialist to work 1:1 and in small groups, to support pupils that have additional learning or behaviour needs. 

Whilst you may have experience of working in an education setting already, we also encourage applicants with the following backgrounds to apply:

  • The care industry
  • Youth, sport, or extra-curricular clubs
  • Caring for a family member or friend with a disability or illness
  • Volunteering with children or vulnerable adults
  • Graduates with degrees such as Psychology or Sociology
  • Support or social work

Start: 17th April (can be flexible with this)

The successful applicant will:

  • Be able to relate well to young people
  • Have empathy and understanding of issues that young people face today
  • Be committed to providing an effective learning environment that engages and inspires pupils
  • Deal with situations calmly and sensitively
  • Have high expectations of themselves
  • Support in the building of self-confidence and self-esteem in all students
  • Care deeply about pupils academic, emotional, and personal development
  • Have a supportive attitude, to inspire trust and to motivate students
  • Be able to use their initiative in meeting the needs of the student, depending on their individual communication, and learning skills
  • Be resilient in challenging situations
  • Be able to provide examples of interventions they have used

The school:

  • Has an energised and professional working environment
  • Has high expectations of all students and staff
  • Celebrates diversity
  • Works in partnership with families
  • Provides the opportunity to work in a supportive environment
  • Free on-site parking
  • Cycle to work scheme

In addition, Protocol Education can offer:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • FREE continued professional development training (CPD) including Team Teach
  • Ongoing honest, friendly, and professional support from our dedicated team of experts
  • A £250 bonus if you introduce someone new to Protocol Education, as a thank you

If this is an opportunity that excites you, we strongly encourage you to Apply Now!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

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.

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