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Behaviour Support Manager

Closing date: 10/06/2020

Reference: REQ102244

37 hours / Permanent

39,127 *

Canolfan Rheidol, Aberystwyth

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are looking for a motivated and resilient individual, who has the necessary skills, knowledge and experience to work with vulnerable and challenging children and young people and who will lead the Behaviour Support Team. The Behaviour Support Manager is a new role within Porth Cymorth Cynnar.

The post holder will work collaboratively to enhance the quality, consistency and efficiency of behaviour support through coordinating the behaviour and wellbeing panel and all avenues of support for pupils identified as being vulnerable and at risk of exclusion.

The successful candidate will need to have the ability to lead a dedicated team of staff within the Behaviour Service, ensuring supportive provision for pupils, schools, educational establishments and referral units in Ceredigion are met.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification. Or contact Gethin Jones, Corporate Manager Porth Cymorth Cynnar – Support and Intervention Service Gethin.Jones@Ceredigion.gov.uk.

Job Description and Person Specification

Note: We reserve the right to extend the application closing date. 

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Cymorth Cynnar – Community Wellbeing and Learning

We provide early help, prevention and intervention services to a range of groups and individuals across the County. Our aim is to identify need and offer support before issues and concerns become too great and more formal intervention is needed. Our key functions include:

  • Lifelong Learning and Skills
  • Leisure & Wellbeing
  • Youth Support Services
  • Early Help Services
  • Support and Intervention Services
  • Behaviour Support Services
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