Classroom Behaviour Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00006479-1
  • Date Posted: 12 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £63.50 to £70.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Behaviour Support Assistant - Pupil Referral Unit

£63.50 - £70.00

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are 6 weeks experience in a school, experience working as a Teaching Assistant or within a SEND environment. We only pay P.A.Y.E, we do not work with umbrella companies.

The role

Ideal for an experienced LSA or equally someone with a strong background within a similar setting, looking to carry out supply role in the Middlesbrough area. This role will see you providing support to the class teacher and other LSA’s within small classes across KS1 and 3.

It can be an extremely challenging environment, but it is also highly rewarding engaging with vulnerable young people, families and other agencies to help them develop and achieve.


To be considered for the position of Behaviour Support Assistant, you will:

Have experience supporting children and or young adults within a Pupil Referral Unit or an SEMH setting which is referenceable
Be available on a full time long term basis
Hold an Enhanced DBS which is on the update service or be willing to obtain a new one
Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of specialist teachers
Have a passion for supporting students and teachers, with the ability to work in small groups and on a 121 basis 
Access to your own vehicle is highly desirable 
Vision for Education is committed to Safeguarding children and young people. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS Check that must be registered to the Update Service.

About Vision for Education  

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. We are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff. We have branches across the country, and we are part of the world-renowned education company TES Global.

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:

Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
Pension contributions (subject to qualifying period).
Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to
FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package worth £350
Regular social events with 100% complimentary food and drinks
£50 refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
Access to a dedicated SEND consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
How to apply

If you are an experienced Teaching Assistant with existing experience in PRU's or SEMH schools and settings who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Vision for Education, please contact our Middlesbrough branch today on (phone number removed)

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call.