Behaviour Assistant - Marine Academy, Plymouth

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic Behaviour Assistant with an SEND focus- Nurture provision to join our SEN team for September 2022. This role will be based in our bespoke on-site nurture provision where you will be part of a team working with some of our most vulnerable students.

At Marine Academy we are determined to help children succeed irrespective of background. We are looking for a passionate Behaviour Assistant with an SEND focus to work as part of a team, providing support for students with SEMH educational needs.

The role will require flexibility and as well as working within our nurture provision you will also be required to work in the main school providing support for our students. You will be working with students who may require 1-2-1 attention and your ability to build relationships, exhibit patience and remain calm and reassuring at all times will be essential.

We encourage applications from people who may be considering teaching as a long-term career and are looking for experience of working in a rapidly improving school.

We are delighted to be part of The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust – a values driven, rapidly growing Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivering outstanding outcomes for every student, regardless of background.

With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our students.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed.  This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.The Trust is committed to ensuring that our employees are able to achieve their full potential in an environment offering dignity, respect and equality of opportunity.

We would encourage you to arrange a visit to the school so you can see just how amazing our students are- please contact Sue Cox at