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Behaviour Inclusion Teaching Assistant

Job Description

Are you passionate about creating an inclusive learning environment and supporting students with behavioural challenges to thrive academically and socially? Dunbar Education is partnering with a reputable local primary school in Northampton to find a dedicated and compassionate Behaviour Inclusion Teaching Assistant.


  • Work closely with students who require additional support in managing their behaviour and emotions.
  • Implement individualised behaviour support plans and interventions to promote positive outcomes.
  • Foster a nurturing and inclusive atmosphere, ensuring all students feel valued and respected.
  • Collaborate with teachers and the SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) to create personalised learning strategies.
  • Provide one-on-one or small group support to enable students to access the curriculum effectively.
  • Act as a positive role model and mentor, promoting social and emotional development.
  • Monitor and record students' progress and behaviour, communicating effectively with parents and staff.


  • Previous experience working with students with behavioural challenges in an educational setting is advantageous.
  • Empathy, patience, and the ability to build positive relationships with students and staff.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with the school community.
  • A proactive and solution-focused approach to supporting behaviour management.
  • Knowledge of behaviour intervention techniques and strategies.
  • Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check or willingness to undergo one.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Professional development opportunities to enhance your skills as a Behaviour Inclusion Teaching Assistant.
  • Supportive and inclusive school environment, fostering career growth and development.
  • The chance to make a significant impact on student's lives and contribute to their overall well-being.

If you are dedicated to promoting positive behaviour and are passionate about making a difference in students' lives, we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please submit your updated CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are interested in this role.

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