Ofsted “Good” Alternative Provision require a Behaviour Mentor to support students who have been excluded from mainstream school. This role requires a friendly, calm and proactive Behaviour Mentor who enjoys breaking down barriers to communication. Working within this Alternative Provision setting requires patience and empathy. You will be supporting small groups of students in classes of no more than 6, and will be working closely with the pastoral team and teaching staff to ensure that no child is left behind.
The school itself has good facilities and an even better team. They work closely with students to make sure that each child is supported appropriately and enjoys coming to school. Children are given the opportunity to complete their GCSEs or Functional Skills, and a range of vocational subjects are also being taught. This is a great opportunity for a Behaviour Mentor who has experience inspiring and motivating students!
- Working on a 1-2-1 and small group basis with students
- Helping student to understand that all actions have consequences
- Supporting the teaching staff
- Taking students out of lessons for “break out” activities
- Diffusing potentially challenging situations
Ideally you will:
- Have experience working with challenging behaviour
- Have a clear and honest communication style
- Be able to stay calm under pressure
- Want to make a difference and inspire young people
If this position is of interest to you, then send a copy of your CV to Harry.Chase @theeducationnetwork.co.uk or call us directly for a brief conversation in the first instance -
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.The Education Network Offer:
Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.
The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.
The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
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.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.