Behaviour Support Assistant

Location: Bristol
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants
Reference: SW2606BSW
Salary: £12.90 - 14.50 per hour + PAYE/CPD/Refer a Friend £50
Job Published: 17 days ago

Protocol Education is a leading education recruitment agency dedicated to providing high-quality staffing solutions to schools and educational institutions.

We are currently seeking passionate and dedicated Behaviour Support Assistants to join our team.

Our schools are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment. With a focus on nurturing the potential of each student, the school strives to create a positive and engaging atmosphere where both students and staff can thrive.

As a Behaviour Support Assistant, you will play a vital role in supporting the educational and personal development of students within the Primary School. Working closely with teaching staff, you will help create an inclusive and supportive learning environment, ensuring that all students have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Provide one-to-one or small group support to students with additional learning needs.
  2. Assist in the implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and Behavior Plans.
  3. Support the classroom teacher in delivering differentiated lessons to cater to the diverse needs of students.
  4. Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that promotes student engagement and well-being.
  5. Collaborate with teaching staff, parents, and external professionals to ensure effective communication and support for students.
  6. Promote positive behavior management strategies and contribute to the maintenance of a safe and respectful learning environment.


  1. Relevant experience working with children or Special Educational Needs.
  2. Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  3. Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting the development of children.
  4. Ability to work collaboratively within a team and follow school policies and procedures.
  5. Understanding of and commitment to promoting inclusive education.

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Play a pivotal role in students' emotional development.
  • Enjoy consistent work in a rewarding and supportive school environment.
  • Continuous professional development through tailored training opportunities.
  • Become an integral part of a collaborative school community.

If you are passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students with diverse needs and want to contribute to a supportive and inclusive school community, we encourage you to apply.

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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