sen behaviour support assistant in leeds

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job type
contract
salary
£ 65 per day
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job details

posted
location
leeds, west yorkshire
job category
education
job type
contract
salary
£ 65 per day
reference number
CJ242456
phone
01132462500
apply now

job description

Behaviour Support Worker ( TA )

An opportunity has arisen in a central Leeds specialist setting who are looking to appoint additional behavioural support staff. The school caters to students aged 11-16.

The students that attend have been excluded from mainstream schools. They struggle with engagement and attendance and display a range of challenging behaviours.

Successful applicants are likely to have experience of working with children and young people with behavioural difficulties or have a background in youth work or residential care.

All backgrounds and experiences open to apply, experience is highly advantageous

Key skills for this role are:
* Genuine empathy for students who struggle with their social and emotional needs
* Strong communication skills
* Reliability
* Adaptability and resilience
* Team Teach is desirable but not essential

Roles and Responsibilities
* Assess the needs of young people, and assist the teacher with the students learning and development
* Support each individual student and encourage greater social inclusion

Benefits:
* Rewarding seeing pupil progress
* Excellent working hours
* Competitive rates of pay
* Supportive team of Consultants to help you with your professional development.

If you have the relevant skills and experience for this exciting opportunity please send your CV in the first instance or call the Leeds Randstad Education SEN Team for further details