Behaviour Support Worker, Wiltshire

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Sheldon SchoolWiltshire
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Start date: October 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade F Scale points 9-11, £20,344-£21,589 FTE (£5,601 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

Behaviour Support Worker 

Required from October 2019 or as soon as possible to join this high-achieving and oversubscribed school.  The post is part time and permanent.

2 days per week, term time only.

Grade F (£20,344-£21,589 full time equivalent) pro rata starting salary £5,601 

The person appointed will build positive relationships with pupils, working sometimes individually and sometimes in small groups, many of them will be very vulnerable and have emotional and/or challenging behavioural difficulties.  The role is varied and part of the role will include administration support and liaising effectively with staff, parents and external agencies.  This is an exciting opportunity and we are seeking to appoint an individual who is passionate about making a difference to the lives of the children in his/her care. 

Sheldon is a high-performing school with a strong record of success and an outstanding local and national reputation.  It is a very happy school and staff morale is high.  Our vision is to be a forward-thinking and outward-looking school, where aspirations are high and ambitions unlimited.  A confident community, where teaching is inspirational, every individual valued and students are resilient, successful and proud of their school.

“The all-pervading caring ethos ensures that pupils are happy and able to thrive from the moment they arrive at school.  The vibrant atmosphere created reflects the commitment to pupils’ enriching and positive school experiences.” Ofsted June 2017.

We are situated in attractive parkland on the edge of the rapidly growing market town of Chippenham, surrounding by beautiful countryside.  There are good rail and road links to London, we are 5 minutes from junction 17 on the M4 and a 10 minute train journey to the beautiful Roman City of Bath.

Application process:  Please click ‘Apply Now’ and download our application form and submit, together with a letter of application to 

Sheldon School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post requires a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

Please note CVs are not accepted.

Closing Date: Noon on Friday, 27th September 2019.

More about Sheldon School
Address: Hardenhuish Lane, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 6HJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1249 766020