Behaviour Support Assistant - Mayfield School

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Job details

Location

Portsmouth

Job type

Term Time, Permanent

Salary

£17,019 - £18,407

Closing date

1 October 2021

Post: Behaviour Support Assistant

Salary: Band 4, point 4 to 6 (actual salary £17,019 to £18,407)

Terms: Permanent/Term Time only

Closing Date: 4pm, Friday 1st October 2021

We are seeking to appoint additional behaviour support assistants to work across all phases of the school. This role involves:

  • Supporting the morning routine in which uniform and equipment are checked;
  • Acting as a ‘duty manager’ to support teaching staff during the school day;
  • Working 1 to 1 or with small groups of pupils to support their learning in class or in inclusion bases;
  • Run intervention sessions 1 to 1 or with small groups. Full training will be given for this aspect of the role.

Candidates for this post should be emotionally intelligent and keen to work with children that present challenging behaviours. A commitment to restorative approaches and inclusion are essential.

For further information and to apply, please visit the vacancies page of the Mayfield School website: Vacancies | Mayfield School to complete an application form. Please return applications by 4:00pm on Friday 1st October to Mrs. Lynne Hollis, PA to the Headteacher, on  hollis@mayfield.portsmouth.sch.uk

If you would like to discuss this post informally, then please contact the Headteacher’s PA on the email address above. Please note that we will be interviewing suitable candidates as we receive their applications, consequently, early applications are advised – we may close this recruitment process once all posts are filled.

Mayfield is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to criminal records bureau checks along with other relevant pre-employment checks.