Teaching Assistant


  • £70 - £80 per day
  • Birmingham
  • Posted: 30/10/2018
  • Contract
  • Job Ref: TA1200009

Job Details

Learning Mentor required to work with children with challenging behaviour in Alternative Provision with excellent facilities, great leadership and a proactive team. You will be working on a 1-2-1 basis with children who have been excluded from mainstream education, providing academic and social support within the classroom. 

This school provides a support for children that require additional support to ensure that they are kept on-track and given the tailored support. You will be working as a Learning Mentor in small classes of Key stage 2 students with behaviour challenges. This school works with children who require additional support and may have been outside of mainstream education for a while. 

Job Role:

  • Working as a Learning Mentor for Key Stage 2
  • Providing classroom-based support for the teacher
  • Inspiring children to engage in education
  • Leading on activities in the classroom


Ideally, you will:

  • Have experience working within an Alternative Provision
  • Be resilient and determined to make a difference
  • Have a good level of behaviour management
  • Have an understanding of the KS 2 curriculum
  • Understand the barriers that children face in education


This is a great opportunity for a Learning Mentor who has experience working with children who have been excluded from mainstream education, and children who are in care. This school offers a rewarding and challenging opportunity. 

If this position is of interest to you, then please click 'apply'.

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.


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