Job description

Behaviour Teaching Assistant 
Location: York and Selby
Salary: £65 - £75 per day
Contract Type: Temporary / Supply / Part Time

GSL Education are currently recruiting for a Behaviour Teaching Assistant to work within Secondary and SEN Schools in York and Selby. As this is on a supply basis, there will be opportunities to work in different Schools in the local area, supporting pupils on a 1:1 basis and working as a General Teaching Assistant. Whether you are a University Graduate looking for experience, or you are an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge, GSL Education would like to hear from you.

The Job Role:
  • To promote and support education across the School and to encourage pupils to engage in learning
  • To promote the School's behaviour policies and adhere to all safeguarding policies and procedures
  • To work proactively with new pupils to ensure a smooth transition into School 
  • To provide 1:1 support for pupils re-entering mainstream education
  • To attend staff meetings and training where applicable 

As the ideal candidate you should;
  • Have experience supporting children or young people with behavioural difficulties 
  • Be aware of the complexities of behaviour linked to Autism, ADHD and SEMH 
  • Have training in Autism, Learning Difficulties, Behaviour, Team Teach or Moving and Handling; or be willing to complete additional training
  • Be charismatic, pro-active and have the ability to use your own initiative
To apply to work with GSL Education as a Behaviour Teaching Assiatant, please call Kerry Fowler or send your up-to-date CV via the application link. Alternatively, you can apply online by visiting