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Challenging Behaviour Assistant (SEN School)

Job Description

Are you passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of students with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Do you have the skills and empathy to support individuals with challenging behaviors in an educational setting? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

Job Description:

As a Challenging Behaviour Assistant at our SEN School in Milton Keynes, you will play a crucial role in providing support and guidance to students with challenging behaviors. You will work closely with teachers, therapists, and other professionals to create a safe and inclusive learning environment for all students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-on-one and small group support to students with challenging behaviors.
  • Implement behavior management strategies and interventions as directed by the school's SEN team.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of Individual Education Plans (IEPs) for students.
  • Foster a positive and supportive learning atmosphere.
  • Monitor and record student progress and behavior.
  • Collaborate with teachers and support staff to ensure the effective delivery of the curriculum.
  • Promote inclusivity and diversity within the school community.


  • Previous experience working with individuals with challenging behaviors, preferably in an educational setting.
  • Knowledge of behavior management techniques and strategies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine desire to make a difference in the lives of SEN students.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Relevant qualifications or training in special education or related fields is a plus.


  • Competitive daily rate of £90 - £95.
  • Opportunity for a permanent position based on performance.
  • Ongoing professional development and training.
  • Supportive and inclusive school community.
  • Chance to make a positive impact on the lives of SEN students.