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Job Title: Behaviour support worker roles available in Lewisham
Job Type: Contract
Salary: £60 – £70/day
Job Description: Protocol Education are currently seeking a dedicated, passionate and enthusiastic Behaviour Support Worker to work in a special needs school supporting children aged 5 to 16 who have social, emotional, mental health needs. A main part of your role will be supporting children within a classroom, helping them to stay focused and engage daily activities within the school.
The school is looking for individuals aiming to provide a happy, stimulating and safe learning environment where pupils are positively encouraged to engage in their learning. Teachers within the school are exceptional practitioners, who work as part of a widespread multi-disciplinary team of specialists to plan individual learning paths, that ensure children are given the best opportunities to thrive and become independent.
This is a full-time support position up until the end of the 2020/2021 academic school year, with a competitive salary.
Your day to day duties will include:
Working children with SEMH.
Supporting their everyday activities and any challenges that they may face.
Working on a 1:1 basis with individuals.
Supporting teachers in a classroom with lesson planning and managing pupils' behaviours.
Ideal candidates will have the following qualities:
A passion for working in special needs.
Previous experience of working on a 1:1 basis with individuals.
An Enhanced DBS disclosure on the Update Service, or the willingness to undertake one through us.
Be able to deal with challenging behaviour from young adults and be able to show a calm approach to this behaviour.
Apply now with an up-to-date CV and all successful candidates will be contacted to progress their application.
Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00