Behaviour Senior Support Assistant, Surrey

Expiring soon

Oxted SchoolSurrey

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: GBP £17,225 - £19,053 pro rata (£20,120 - £22,256 pa, pro rata, (actual £17,225 - £19,053 pa))
Contract term: Fixed Term

For more information about working for The Trust please see our video below.

This is a fixed-term role in the first instance until 31 August 2021. 

We have a fantastic opportunity for two Behaviour Support Assistants to join our Pastoral Team at Oxted School. 

This will role will support the Lead Behaviour Manager on providing guidance and welfare across the school and working in the Reflection and Isolation Units. Working directly with a dedicated team within the Reflection and Behaviour Unit, alongside the support of passionate teams within Oxted School and The Howard Partnership Trust, you will assist in monitoring behaviour and putting in correct support for both the student and family. You will have a calm but resilient manner, approachable and warm, but able to maintain authority at all times. The successful candidates will be resolving behaviour issues for individuals and groups of students and monitor behaviour in the Reflection and Behaviour Unit as well as between lessons in corridors, break times and lunch times. You will also be supporting students to develop effective social skills, resolve conflict positively through mentoring and advice.  

You will be fully supported both within the faculty and by the senior leadership team. Our outstanding staff and students make us a great place to work. When you join us you will be supported and developed through our extensive CPD programme and given a generous and effective PPA allocation to allow for a better work/life balance. Working in our school within The Howard Partnership Trust provides a wealth of opportunities to include excellent career progression options.  Regardless of your experience or level of responsibility you will have access to a range of exciting opportunities to ensure you are improving your craft.

We are looking for staff to join our team who are passionate about improving students’ life chances and capable of contributing to a highly effective and supportive Science teaching team and our extensive enrichment programme.

Our outstanding staff and wonderful students make us a great place to work. Oxted School, part of The Howard Partnership Trust (THPT), sets high standards for behaviour, promoting traditional values that will be important for life-long achievement. We believe that academic attainment flourishes in this atmosphere, enabling students to develop into confident and well-rounded young adults.

For more information on Oxted School and working within The Howard Partnership Trusts and what we can offer please click here.     

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If you would like to request a tour of the school, or meet with us informally before applying, then please contact the Head of school, Russell Bond:  

THPT value their staff very highly, as reflected in the excellent retention rates across the Trust.  THPT also operate an extensive Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty & Service Awards, consideration of relocation packages, travel allowances and grants, access to discount schemes and membership of the Teacher Pension Scheme.

Interviews may happen earlier than the closing date by mutual agreement, early applications are encouraged.

Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

The Howard Partnership Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

More about Oxted School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, Surrey, RH8 0AB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1883 712425
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Oxted School is a large and vibrant school which seeks to ‘Bring out the Best’ in all members of our learning community: students and staff. Established in 1929 with just 22 students, Oxted has grown to almost 2000 students in years 7 through to 13. ...