Behaviour Mentor required to provide classroom support to small groups of Key Stage 3 & 4 students who have been permanently excluded from mainstream education. We are looking for an experienced Behaviour Mentor or Teaching Assistant to provide support at a brilliant local Alternative Provision. You will be working closely with support staff to provide a high standard of academic and behaviour support to students who have faced barriers to education.
We are looking for an experienced Behaviour Mentor who can demonstrate, patience, empathy ad resilience when working with challenging behaviours. You will be supporting children who have been excluded from mainstream education for a variety of reasons, and who require 1-2-1 mentoring during lessons. This is an exciting opportunity to join an experienced team who are passionate about breaking down barriers to education and making a difference!
- Working on a 1-2-1 or small group basis
- Help students to engage with lessons
- Providing support to teaching staff when needed
- Building rapport and trust with students
- Leading on fun classroom activities
Ideally, you will:
- Have experience working as a Behaviour Mentor or Teaching Assistant
- Have worked with challenging behaviour and Special Needs
- Be able to break down barriers to communication
- Have a calm, patient and positive approach
- Be able to challenge students when required
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.