The Education Network is currently recruiting for a Behaviour Mentor to provide 1-2-1 and small group support at a local Alternative Provision that caters for children with Social Emotional and Mental Health needs. This role requires a Behaviour Mentor who enjoys breaking down barriers to education, is comfortable working with challenging behaviours, and can act as a positive role model for at risk students. The school has fantastic facilities, excellent leadership and an outstanding pastoral team who are committed to making a difference.
As a behaviour mentor you will be working on a 1-2-1 or small group basis in a class of no more than 8 students with challenging behaviours and/or SEMH needs. You will be working closely with the class teacher and other support staff to ensure that every student is given the support that they require. This school provides continues CPD and is looking for a Behaviour Mentor who can provide long-term support for students throughout the academic year.
- 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.