Do you have experience working with children who are no longer in mainstream education? Are you calm, patient and understanding of their needs? We are currently recruiting for a behaviour mentor to work within a Pupil Referral Unit, supporting students who require a positive influence. A large part of this role is about being a positive role model for students who have faced significant barriers to education. You will be providing social, behavioural and academic support for students, enabling them to reengage with education.
The school has a stable leadership team who are focused on providing a high standard of education and care to the students that they support. Staff are friendly and work well as a team. This is an opportunity to join a team who are determined to make a difference and have been praised for their continued success. Every day is different in this school allowing for a challenging and highly rewarding experience.
- 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
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.