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Behaviour Support Assistant - Part-time

Thinking Schools Academy Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F40-100-S
  • Posted:21/11/2022
  • Pay:£20,042 - £23,713 for hours & weeks stated
  • Start Date:January 2023
  • App Close Date:04/12/2022 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC

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Behaviour Support Assistant

£20,042 - £23,713 (based on a FTE of £22,818 - £26,997)

37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (Term time plus 5 days)


What you will need to succeed:

For a full list of responsibilities please see the attached JD

  • To work alongside the Inclusion Manager ensuring high standards of punctuality, attendance and behaviour for learning.
  • Assisting with the provision of administrative support for the Inclusion Team.
  • Establish positive relationships with parents/carers and outside agencies working in health; the Police; social care and youth, in order to promote the well-being of all students.
  • To mentor vulnerable groups of students who are at risk of underachieving.  
  • Maintain and update student behaviour records as appropriate.  
  • To work with the Designated Safeguarding Lead, following the correct policies and procedures to ensure all students achieve and are safe.  


What our Trust will offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with and support happy and well-behaved children who are excited about learning and work with parents who are supportive of our school values and ethos. 
  • Vast support network from senior leaders within the school and our trust
  • Outstanding CPD tailored to you, wherever you are in your career
  • A 24/7 employee assistance programme which provides counselling and support / advice on a wide array of areas
  • Membership to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Discounted membership of a full-equipped gymnasium and fitness suite on site

Information about the trust

The Thinking Schools Academy Trust is a family of schools consisting of both primary and secondary schools across Kent, Hampshire and Plymouth.

The Thinking Schools Academy Trust has been ranked as the highest performing trust in the South East and in the top 15 academy trusts in England, out of more than 100. – 2020 DfE report

We believe that every young person in our community deserves to have the best opportunities at life regardless of their individual circumstances.

Education is the key to transforming life chances and we support and develop every member of our community to:

• Think about their Thinking • Be their Best self • Shape their Success

In this way we transform life chances

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Simon Arnold
  • Address:The Thinking Schools Academy Trust,
    Park Crescent,
    ME4 6NR
  • Telephone: 03333 602050
  • Email: recruitment@tsatrust.org.uk



Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.