Mental Health Support Worker / Behaviour Support Assistant

Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: BehsuSS
Salary: £11.80 - 13.00 per hour
Job Published: 24 days ago

Seeking a Behaviour Support Assistant ASAP!

Ø Do you believe you can make a difference?

Ø Are you passionate about working with SEND/SEMH pupils?

Ø Are you a strong role model?

A specialist provision in Southend are looking to recruit a Behaviour Support Assistant to support specialist students with SEMH and assiociated complex needs between the ages of 5-16 years. 

This role is dedicated to those who want to inspire student’s with SEMH, many whom have come from distressed and toxic backgrounds.

The right candidate will need to be confident with de-escalation strategies, robust and know how to build strong rapports and manage challenging behaviours.

You must also be empathetic and have a good understanding or background in special educational needs or Social emotional, mental health.

Resilience and hard work are a must. An outdoors/sports/activity co-ordinator background or creative Arts/Food tech background would also be great, as this role entails a lot of outdoors and creative activies. 

You must be available to work between the hours of 8:15am - 3:45pm Mon - Fri. A competitive salary is offered.

Please contact Demi on 01245697652 or APPLY NOW  if this sounds like the role for you!

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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