Behaviour Support Role

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Behaviour Support Role

Ark Charter Academy – Portsmouth

Daily rate: £73 to £116 

Immediate Start – September 2022


The Ideal Candidate Experience in working with children who have SEND (Essential)
The capacity to form honest working relationships with students, parents or carers and colleagues alike
You must have good oral and written communicative skills
Good organisational and time management skills
To be adaptable and flexible and show that you have a patient and caring approach to the work you do
To understand that you must be a leading role model for students and colleagues
This is a secondary school with outstanding professional development
Supporting SEN children with a range of SEMH and behavioural needs
Providing support in the classroom and also outdoor provision
De-escalation training or Team Teach qualification would be ideal
Good understanding of SEN is required
Assessing and accommodating individual learning needs of students
Encouraging the social and emotional development of pupils
Experience of working effectively with disaffected pupils who display emotional and behavioural difficulties and/or on the autistic spectrum
Confidence in managing highly challenging behaviour


Hold Right to Work in the UK
Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
Provide two professional references within the last 24 months

Personal characteristics:

Polite, calm and professional under pressure
Friendly and professional approach
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Serve as a role model for students in behaviour
An ability to work positively with students to enable them to reflect on their behaviour
Consistent support of the school’s ethos and policies
Need people who are robust and resilient

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