Behaviour Support Assistant

Location: North Tyneside
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | SEN
Reference: PE11220400
Salary: £60.13 - £69.35 per day
Job Published: 8 months ago

A Wonderful opportunity has arisen to provide support to a year 9 boy with behavioural difficulties in a Pupil Referral unit in North Tyneside. Support will be on a 1:1 basis with general support provided to the rest of the class. Small class sizes, shorter lessons (35 minutes), and shorter school day (8:45am - 3pm) to facilitate support for the issues faced by the students.

A positive and calm Alternate Provision for young people requiring additional support, the school boasts an OFSTED Good rating and have been commended for their de-escalation techniques.

Role Responsibilities:
• Supporting one specific Year 9 boy.
• General support to rest of class.
• Present in all subject areas.

Person Specification
• Calming, nurturing personality
• Experience with a range of Social, Emotional and Mental Health issues and SEN in young people
• Team teach qualified - not essential
• Available Monday - Friday

Alongside an excellent rate of pay (£60.13 - £69.37 per day) this post offers a shorter school day with guaranteed hours Mon-Fri. You would also be eligible to take part in training days run by protocol for free and can access our Team Teach training for a discounted cost of £40. You will also receive support from us through your placements ensuring you are in the right placement for yours and the pupils needs.

Protocol Education is a leading education recruitment company, every year we help thousands of teachers and support assistants find daily, long term and permanent work in UK schools.

To apply please call 01912797270 or email

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