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Behaviour TA

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    £70 - £80 per day + Career Progression

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    Kiesha Lynch

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    25 days ago

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Behaviour TA

  • Full-time, long term role
  • Behaviour Unit
  • For aspiring Teachers
  • Primary age range
  • Inspiring and friendly staff team
  • Based in Woolwich
  • £70 - 80 per day
  • Career progression opportunities

A highly successful, inspiring and commended PRU (Pupil Referral Unit) in Woolwich is looking for a Behaviour TA / Graduate Teaching Assistant. If you have a positive can-do attitude, an interest / experience with kids and like a challenge, this is the role for you!

The School:

This setting is unique. It caters for pupils who have been excluded from mainstream education and those who do not fit in to the standardised education system. All pupils referred to this School have a diagnosis of SEMH (Social Emotional Mental Health) and some have further learning needs such as ADHD and Dyslexia. For these young boys and girls - aged between 7 - 11 years - they offer a personalised approach, small group teaching (up to 6 students in a class) in a calm and safe environment. Each child gets attention, understanding, and behaviour intervention. Staff are incredible. They are supportive, firm and respectful. They teach the children respect and social behaviours, help them to understand their angers and their barriers to learning and encourage them to engage in their learning.

The role:

As the Behaviour TA / Teaching Assistant, you will take on a Mentor role to the young children. You must be an excellent role model who is able to use your life experience to guide students on the right path. You must be creative, able to think outside the box to make learning different. How can you make the learning appealing, interesting for these students who have failed to engage in their mainstream Schools? How can you make it relevant and help them see value in learning? You will be in small groups so able to give attention to different pupils on a 1-1 level. You will be supporting the Class Teachers in delivering learning and management of challenging behaviors if and when they arise.

Training and Progression:

You will be provided exceptional training in this role as well as shadowing outstanding Teachers and senior staff. You will be supported in managing challenging behaviors and using de-escalation strategies. You will be given opportunities for your own development and progression and there is the potential to complete Schools direct route to teaching.

This is an ongoing contract starting ASAP and will be a pathway in to teaching. Suited to an ambitious Graduate who is looking for an exciting career in teaching, a bit out of the ordinary and someone who is up for a challenge.

Please apply now to be considered for interview for this Behaviour TA role in Woolwich.

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%