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Behaviour Teaching Assistant – Portsmouth – Immediate Start

Job Reference: BJ1709202001

Job Start Date: 26 October 2020
Position Type: Teaching Assistant

Sector: Special Needs / SEN
Role: One to One, Behaviour Support, Behaviour Officer, TA / HLTA / LSA, Special Needs / SEN specialist
Subject: Special Needs / SEN, Graduate Teaching Assistant, ASD, HLTA, SEMH, SEMH, Behaviour Mentor, Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Assistant
Location: South Coast, Hampshire, Portsmouth, Havant, Waterlooville, Gosport


About the job

Behaviour Teaching Assistant – Portsmouth – Immediate Start


Prospero Teaching are looking for a Behaviour Teaching Assistant for a school based in Portsmouth. The suitable candidate will need to be confident and resilient and will be working with students that have behavioural problems.


The school have an Ofsted rating of Outstanding and rightly so. The faculty are welcoming and supportive and the facilities are fantastic. They have a strong team of committed staff and a comprehensive professional development programme. If you are up for a challenge and really want to help make a positive difference to the lives of pupils with special educational needs then this school could be the place for you.


Contract details for Teaching Assistant

**Location – Portsmouth
**Position – Behaviour Teaching Assistant
**Type of work – Behaviour Teaching Assistant
**Contract or position start date – ASAP
**Duration / Likely duration – Temp – Perm
**Contract or position end date – N/A
**Contract type – Temp to perm
**Full time/Part time – Full time
**Minimum rate of pay – £65-£75
**Hours – 8.30am – 3.30pm

Experience, training and qualification:

**Calming mannerisms in challenging situations.
**Strong behaviour management skills while creating a fun learning environment.
**Driven to motivate the pupil and increase his participation.
**The ability to grow individual personal development.
**Be caring, patient and have good communication skills.
**Be self-reflective, have a willingness to learn and demonstrate initiative.
**Experience supporting an individual with Autism.
**Willing to complete Safeguarding online training.
**Complete a face-to-face registration with our Southampton office.

To be eligible for this role through Prospero teaching, you must:

**Hold right to work in the UK
**Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
**Provide two professional child related references

Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate:

**Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management
**In-house Training and Development Team


If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.

If you are an ASD Teaching Assistant and would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV to or call 02382 029 900

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