Behaviour Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: STO24824
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Stratford Upon Avon School
  • Location: Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
  • Salary: £19,086 to £24,920
  • Sector: Education & Childcare, Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Alcester Road, Stratford upon Avon,
Warwickshire, CV37 9DH
Headteacher: Mr N Wallace

Behaviour Support Assistant
Maternity cover to start July/September 2022

The Behaviour Support Assistant will support and develop behaviour
for learning through effective supervision of the school’s Behaviour
Support Room, instigate appropriate restorative justice conversations
and maintain accurate records of behaviour events. They will support
students to reflect on their experiences and to write statements about
difficult events that have occurred during the day.

This post would suit applicants who have a clear understanding of
how to deal with learning or behavioural issues in young people and
an ability to support and engage students appropriately. The candidate
will be able to use effective emotional intelligence and communication
skills to help students to reflect on, and learn from, challenging
situations. They will be disciplined enough for students to understand
the seriousness of their mistake and yet sensitive enough to identify
possible triggers and underlying reasons for poor behaviour.

Working hours are 37 per week, term time plus 5 staff learning days:
39 weeks per year. (4 days per week will also be considered for those
seeking a part time opportunity).
Salary will be paid at Band G, £22,129 to £24,920 pa pro-rata: starting
point depending on experience and qualifications. Salary for actual
hours worked is calculated at £19,086 to £21,493 per annum subject
to any continuous service.

To apply download an application form and information pack from
our website at www.stratforduponavonschool.com and send all
electronic applications to recruitment@stratfordschool.co.uk.
Closing date for completed applications is 12 noon
Thursday 9th June 2022

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of
children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share
this commitment. Post is subject to an Enhanced DBS.