Behaviour Support Worker, Kirklees

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Spen Valley High SchoolKirklees
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,355 to £19,555
Contract term: Fixed Term

Senior Educational Teaching Assistant – Behaviour Support Worker

To commence as soon as possible and is on a fixed term basis to cover service/operational needs/workloads.  It is not expected to go beyond 22 July 2019.

As a Behaviour Support Worker, you will work as part of a team including teachers and other support staff to support the learning and behaviour of students who need help to overcome barriers to learning, in order to achieve their full potential, providing practical support for learning, educational activities, developing social skills, integration and securing students physical and emotional well being.

It is essential that you have experience of dealing with children/young people preferably within a school environment and planning class activities.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

If you require further information about the role or to arrange a visit / tour, please contact the school on 01924 405451. For more information about the school please go to our website -

To apply for this job, please download and complete the application form attached. A CV is not required.

Application forms should be returned to the Headteacher at the school either by email to or by post to the school address at the top of the page, by Friday, 15 February 2019 at Noon.

Job Reference Number:  ED 18515

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