About the role
We are looking for a dedicated, effective practitioner to lead 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 lead a team that consists of behaviour support practitioners and a base teacher, 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. 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 a proven record of leading effective teams
Have proven experience of working with children with SEMH
Be resilient to making a difference to pupils with challenging behaviour
Be able to work using your own initiative
Be DSL/DSP trained
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
Interview dates can be changed to accomodate candidates on a different half term to Peartree Spring.
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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