Behaviour Support Assistant
Start date: November 2021
Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent (Part time considered)
Pay Scale: £21427 to £22850 pro rata
Location: Croydon, South London
Reeson Education are supporting a large mixed secondary school in Croydon who are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Behaviour Support Assistant to start in November 2021.
The school are offering a fantastic opportunity for a Behaviour Senior Support Assistant to join their Pastoral Team. Working directly within the Reflection and Behaviour Unit, you will assist in monitoring behaviour and putting in correct support for both the student and family. You will have a calm but resilient manner, approachable and warm, but able to maintain authority at all times. The successful candidates will be resolving behaviour issues for individuals and groups of students and monitor behaviour in the Reflection and Behaviour Unit as well as between lessons in corridors, break times and lunch times. You will also be supporting students to develop effective social skills, resolve conflict positively through mentoring and advice.
Working pattern: 8.30am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday with a 30-minute lunch break
Ideal candidate will have:
- Degree Educated
- GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above
- An enthusiasm for education
- You would need to be able to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and written as you will be supporting the students learning in the classroom
- An abundance of patience and physical dexterity
- The ability to establish professional and supportive relationships
- Recent experience of working in a school and/or with teenagers would be a distinct advantage
In addition to the salary, the school are offering the following:
- An opportunity to be part of a dynamic and developing organisation.
- Excellent benefit package to include Cycle to Work and access to discount schemes.
- Fantastic Local Government Pension Scheme, including generous employer contributions.
- Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty and Service Awards.
When you apply with Reeson Education, you get:
- Top rates of pay
- Professional support from our team of experienced consultants who offer guidance both pre and post placement
- CPD courses
- Ongoing access to the best and most exclusive future roles in London
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