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Behaviour Support Worker
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£375 to £400 per week
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22 April 2022
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You will be working within a friendly and supportive team of pastoral care specialists, collaboratively looking at new approaches and ideas in ways to improve student behaviour across Key stages 3, 4 and 5.

About the role

This is a supply role, however will be working full time on behalf of one school in Barnsley to support students both inside and outside of the classroom. The main role of a behaviour support worker is to have the ability to de-escalate crisis, having a calm and caring nurture towards the needs and struggles of young people, and to provide a professional supportive environment for students to be able to rectify their behaviours and re-integrate into their lessons smoothly.

About the school

The school is a warm and welcoming South Yorkshire Academy based on the outskirts of the town of Barnsley. The school aim to support their students not just academically, but also their aspirations, and creating well-rounded individuals for life both inside and outside of school.


To be considered for the role of Behaviour Support Worker you will:
  • Experience working with Secondary Aged Pupils
  • Resillient and calm nature

Key responsibilities

As Behaviour Support Worker you will be responsible for:
  • The ability to de-escalate crisis
  • Behaviour Support

What the school offer

In return, the school can offer the successful candidate:


£375 to £400 per week

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:
  • • Have a minimum of 6 months experiencing working within a school or similar role.
  • • Have a genuine desire to become part of a committed team of Pastoral Support members.
  • • Have a passion for working with students in a pastoral role.
  • • Have a sound knowledge and understanding of child protection and Safeguarding. Minimum Level 2 required completed within the last 12 months. Online training can be provided by Vision for Education if not held or is out of date.
Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Laura Wilkinson on 0114 243 5555 or email

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