Behaviour Support Teacher

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About the role

We are looking for a dedicated, effective practitioner to join our Provision Lead in our brand new primary behaviour provision for Stevenage DSPL2. The provision will provide short term educational placements for children with social, emotional and mental health needs and challenging behaviour. You will join a team that consists of behaviour support practitioners and a Provision Lead, providing a bespoke therapeutic curriculum for individual pupils. The provision will provide both in reach and outreach support for individuals through working with schools, parents and professionals. This position is most suitable for a teacher with a specialist knowledge and experience of teaching pupils with SEMH.

The new provision is under construction and situated at The Glebe in Stevenage, but all staff will be part of the Peartree Spring staff team.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have proven experience of working with children with SEMH

  • Be an excellent classroom practitioner

  • Be resilient to making a difference to pupils with challenging behaviour

  • Be able to work using your own initiative

  • Hold a full UK driving licence and have access to their own vehicle

  • Have experience of working with outside agencies and professionals with regard to SEMH/SEND

In return we will offer you a supportive team environment with dedicated supervision and the chance to shape this brand new behaviour provision. Please contact Peartree Spring Primary School for more information on 01438 233900.

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, satisfactory references and medical clearance.

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Contact details

Mrs Teresa Skeggs , Headteacher
Hydean Way Stevenage
Hertfordshire SG2 9GG

Telephone: 01438 233900
Fax: 01438 233901