Behavioural Teaching Assistant, Chingford

Smart TeachersChingford
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £70 - £80 per day
Contract term: Supply

Smart Teachers is recruiting for Behavioural Teaching Assistants to work in mainstream secondary schools throughout the London Borough of Waltham Forest. The specialist Teaching Assistants will be working exclusively with students with challenging behaviour and ASD. We have a constant flow of work available ranging from daily supply to long-term roles. Smart Teachers is looking for dedicated Behavioural Teaching Assistants to join our pool of candidates. Whether you are happy to work across all key stages or want to focus on a particular age range, we can provide you with tailored work options.

About the Role

  • Behavioural Teaching Assistants needed to work throughout various secondary schools in Waltham Forest
  • Will be providing individualised support to students with challenging behaviour, as well as those with ASD
  • Will be providing support within the whole class, 1:1 and in small groups 
  • Full- and part-time placements and flexible working hours / days available 
  • Daily supply, short- and long-term contracts available based on candidate preference
  • Will be working within various mainstream secondary schools
  • Daily rate from £70 depending on experience

In order to be considered for this role, the Behavioural Teaching Assistants will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Have recent classroom experience in the UK (minimum 3 months within the past two years is essential)
  • Previous experience with SEN and/or challenging behaviour (SEMH, ASD, MLD, SLD, PMLD, complex needs) (desirable)
  • Have strong behaviour management skills
  • Have excellent communication skills as well as strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • Eligible to work in the UK (must have valid visa)
  • Recent classroom-based references and valid DBS / police checks

As well as being part of this school's community, working with Smart Teachers also gives you access to: 

  • Ongoing CPD workshops including Phonics, EAL, Behaviour Management, Child Safeguarding, and SEND
  • Regular social events
  • Consultant exclusivity

Interested in Applying?

To apply you must be eligible to work in the UK and meet all national safeguarding criteria. Please email your CV to resourcing@smartteachers.co.uk quoting job reference RCR24601.

Due to the high volume of applications received, please note only suitable candidates will be contacted. 

Smart Teachers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Candidates registering with Smart Teachers will need to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS and/or provide police checks from other countries, where appropriate. Smart Teachers is an equal opportunities employer. 



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