Behaviour Support Assistant

Location: Swindon
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: LD6/6/24 Behav
Salary: £83 - 100 per day
Job Published: 14 days ago

Behaviour Support Assistant

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of young people? Do you have a keen interest in supporting students with behavioural challenges to reach their full potential? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Behaviour Specialist Assistant!

About Us: Protocol Education is a leading supply teaching agency dedicated to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment for all students and educators.

Job Description: As a Behaviour Specialist Assistant, you will work closely with our students to provide tailored support and guidance in managing their behaviour. You will collaborate with teachers, counselors, and other professionals to develop and implement behaviour intervention plans that promote positive outcomes. Your role will be instrumental in creating a safe and nurturing environment where every student feels valued and empowered to succeed.

Start - September 2024

Expires - Friday 28th June

Hours - Usually 08.30 - 15.30

Employment Types - Both full and part time roles available.

Location - Swindon

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build positive relationships with students and provide individualised support based on their unique needs
  • Assist in the implementation of behaviour intervention plans and strategies to address challenging behaviours
  • Support students in developing social-emotional skills and coping mechanisms
  • Collaborate with teachers and other staff members to maintain a cohesive and supportive learning environment
  • Collect and analyse data on student behaviour to monitor progress and inform decision-making
  • Communicate effectively with parents and caregivers to ensure a coordinated approach to supporting student well-being


  • Experience working with children or young people in a school or educational setting
  • Strong understanding of behavioral management techniques and strategies
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Empathy, patience, and a genuine passion for supporting students with behavioural challenges
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Relevant qualifications or training in behavior management or special education (desirable)

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.

To apply for this role you must be based in the UK with proof right to work

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If you are interested in this role please apply through this advert or apply on our Protocol Education website.

We pride ourselves on employing a wide range of educators from a variety of experienced backgrounds and settings as well as aspiring educators and teachers with diverse experiences and transferable skills who are passionate and caring individuals to educate children and young people within our schools.

If you feel you would be great for this role, apply today!

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.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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