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Behaviour Support Assistant

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Job Decription:

Behaviour Support Assistant

Better Healthcare are looking to recruit a Behaviour Support Assistant to work with one of our client within a school environment.
1:1 behaviour support throughout the school day for a Yr8 student with SEMH and ASD, enabling access to learning and development

Hours 08:45 - 14:45 Monday to Friday (Term time only)
Location Arundel, West Sussex
Contract Temporary but may lead to perm
Rates Good rates of pay
Key Skills Behaviour Management, ideally a driver
Requirements Overseas police check required for any period out of the UK longer than 3 months

Duties and Responsibilities

• Support for the student in order to raise standards of achievement.
• Safeguard and promote the welfare of young people.
• To contribute to the planning and delivery of opportunities for students to learn in out of school contacts such as educational visits in line with school policies and procedures.
• Support the student in lessons to achieve learning objectives. To provide detailed feedback and evaluation on lessons and student participation, achievement and further learning needs.
• To follow school Policies, Procedures and Practices.
• To motivate and engage the student`s learning with interesting and structured learning activities.
• To be familiar with the student`s learning and emotional needs through their IEPs objectives, PEPs and EHCPs.
• To use behaviour management strategies, to contribute to a purposeful learning environment, ensuring all students are safe, engaged and interacting positively.
• Supervise the student at school and on educational visits, ensuring safe environments and practices, both in lesson time and in transition and break-times.
• To recognise and challenge any incidents or racism, bullying, harassment or inappropriate behaviour and any form of abuse of equal opportunities ensuring compliance with school policy and procedures.
• To understand and implement school safeguarding procedures and comply with statutory responsibilities.
• To develop and maintain constructive relationships with parent/carers, ensuring the sharing of relevant information and facilitating support for attendance, access to learning and supporting home/school links.
• To contribute to reports and attend meetings, supporting students and representing the school.

If you are interested in the role please send your CV to or call 01273 203 999 for further information.

Job Type: Temporary
Location: West Sussex, Arundel
Posted by: Better Healthcare
Date Posted: 23/10/2018