Job Title: Behavior Support Teaching Assistant
Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
We are seeking a dedicated and qualified Behavior Support Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic educational team in Blackburn. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in promoting a positive learning environment and supporting the well-being of students.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Minimum Level 2 qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning or equivalent.
- Experience working with children in a school setting is essential.
- Familiarity with the national curriculum and the ability to support students across various year groups.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
- Provide one-on-one and small group support to students with behavioral challenges.
- Implement behavior management strategies to promote a positive and inclusive learning environment.
- Collaborate with teachers and other support staff to develop and implement individualised behavior plans.
- Assist in the delivery of lessons, ensuring students are engaged and meeting learning objectives.
- Monitor and track student progress, providing feedback to both students and teachers.
- Flexibility to work with preferred age groups or across all year groups.
- Ability to adapt teaching methods to meet the diverse needs of students.
- Patience and resilience in managing challenging behaviors.
- A proactive and collaborative approach to working within a team.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR SPENCER CLARKE GROUP
All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
- Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
- You must have legal right to work in the UK
- You must be willing to attend a registration interview
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.
Spencer Clarke Group work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary, Special Education needs and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.