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Behaviour Support Assistant - Term Time

The Abbey School, Faversham

  • Ref:KCC886-4242-87S
  • Posted:02/12/2019
  • Pay:KR5 £18,704 - £20,121 Pro Rata
  • Start Date:6 January 2020
  • App Close Date:11/12/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:16 or 17 December 2019


Hours: 37 per week 39 weeks per year

The Abbey School invites applications for the post of Behaviour Support Assistant to work as part of the school’s Behaviour and Welfare Team. Minimum requirements are GCSE English and Maths C Grade or equivalent.

As part of this role you will deal with challenging students, and would need to be strict on discipline, but demonstrate a firm but fair approach.  You would need support and motivate the students and help them develop the skills required for adult life. We are seeking candidates who will be a positive role model and have patience, understanding as well as being a good team player.

The Abbey School is a highly successful, forward thinking school with over 200 staff. Ofsted in February 2017 graded the school Good in all areas. They noted several strengths including “strong leadership, the quality of teaching, improving exam results, a vibrant sixth form, good behaviour, and an excellent level of care and safety”.


Information about the school

The Abbey School is a wide ability 11-19 Academy of 1,120 students, with over 180 students in the sixth form. We are also an IB World School and offer the IBCP (International Baccalaureate Careers Programme). We are currently oversubscribed in year 7 and have a very positive team with high staff morale.

The school is situated on the rural outskirts of the small market town of Faversham. We aim to provide the highest quality value-added education and excellent pastoral care for all students to ensure they feel secure and valued.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.