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Behavioural Specialist Teaching Assistant

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£17,000 to £19,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Behaviour Specialist Teaching Assistant

Are you passionate about education and making a difference to the development of pupils with a range of special educational needs? The LTF Recruitment team are looking to appoint a behaviour specialist to work within one of our partner schools based in the central Nottingham area.

This is a term-time only position working 37 hours a week (8am-4pm each day) The school that we are working alongside pride themselves on the SEN support it provides to its pupils. They even offer comprehensive training and ongoing support throughout your employment.

The duties within your role will be:

  • Working with teaching staff in promoting best SEN support possible
  • Calming down situations where children present with extreme behaviours
  • Applying a person-centred active support and positive behaviour support to enhance the quality of life of our students.
  • Working alongside students in classrooms to develop relationships and provide meaningful support.

You will report directly to the SENCO based in school with ongoing support from the Head of School, class teacher and other senior leaders in order to develop skills and experience.

The school are looking for a candidate who:

  • Has previous experience of supporting SEN children
  • Possesses excellent knowledge around supporting children with challenging behaviour
  • Can effectively support children with challenging behaviour through targeted plans
  • Has the ability to engage pupils who sometimes struggle to engage
  • Can work on a 1:1 basis with pupils who present with EBD & ADHD

The salary for this role is between £17 and £19k dependant upon experience.

To apply for this role, please send across your CV via the application page. Alternatively, call Jamie on for a confidential chat about the role.

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  • Job Reference: 707326783-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: LTF Recruitment
    LTF Recruitment
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £17,000 to £19,000
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent