Behaviour Support Assistant, Croydon

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Oasis Academy ArenaCroydon

Date posted:
Start date: 29 October 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: SP 14-18 Outer London(£20,007-£20,667) pro rata+ pension scheme
Contract term: Permanent



DO YOU WANT TO BE A PART OF OUR J2O – Journey to Outstanding? 

We are looking to recruit an exceptional Behaviour Support Teaching Assistant to work with our dedicated Behaviour and Pastoral team. To provide pastoral support in the learning and wellbeing of our students. Also ensuring students are behaving in line with academy policy. 

Where we are

We are a 2 minute walk from Arena Tram station with East Croydon & Norwood Junction BR stations within easy reach. In return for your hard work and commitment 

What we will offer you:

· A supportive environment where your talents are valued and nurtured

· The chance to work with charismatic students who are keen to engage with their learning and make the most of the opportunities afforded to them

· High quality continuous professional development, with the chance to take on new  responsibilities as the Academy grows

· A dedicated and supportive Academy Council

· Reduced membership fee at our on-site gym

The Role

This is a full time (37 hour) a week position, working term time only, 39 weeks of the year. The salary scale is SCP 14 -18 £20,007 - £20,667 (pro-rata). +pension scheme

We are looking for people to start as soon as possible 

At Oasis, we recruit those people who display the character and competence to really drive our Academies forward and accelerate achievement standards for all of our students. It is therefore essential that candidates can identify with, and be committed to, upholding the values of the Oasis Ethos and be ambassadors for Inclusion, Equality, Healthy Relationships, Hope and Perseverance. 

The ideal candidates will have a real passion for creating a rich, inclusive and balanced educational environment. You will be positive, passionate and enthusiastic with the ability to instil these qualities in our students. They will also need to have experience in leading targeted group interventions around:


· Self esteem

· Managing emotions

· Positive friendships

· Restorative approaches

Want to know more? 

Please visit our website, speak to our Principal Thomas Raymond, or come and visit us. To arrange a visit please contact Lynn Nunn/ Terry Montaque 0208 240 6700 or email

Please complete an application form and return it to 

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Oasis Community Learning supports Equal Opportunities Employment.

Oasis Community Learning is a company limited by Guarantee registered in England and Wales no. 5398529.

Job location

More about Oasis Academy Arena
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Albert Road, South Norwood, London, SE25 4QL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7921 4207
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