Behaviour Mentor

Location: Southwark
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11241493
Salary: £65 - £80 per day
Job Published: 5 months ago
Mental Health or Social Carer looking for a Monday - Friday 08:30 - 16:00?

A special needs school located close to London bridge with excellent commuting links are currently looking for a Behaviour Mentor to work closely with children with ASD. This role would ideally suite an individual who has either worked with children or young adults who have ASD or SEMH.

Requirements of this role:

• To be the secure person for a designated group of small students and providing support, ensuring their safety and access to learning activities.
• Develop a holistic approach to meeting Social, Emotional and Behavioural needs, enabling learners to make good progress by working with teachers, other support staff, families and external agencies.
• Assist with the development and implementation of Individual Education/Behaviour Plans, Risk Assessments, Personal Care and Therapy Care programmes for students.
• Establish therapeutic relationships with students and interact with them according to individual needs.

Experience required for this role:

• Experience of working with young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties and/or challenging behaviour.
• An ability to understand the principles of learning process and barriers to learning.
• Working with children for at least 6 months in the last year.

If you are interested in this role then please apply online successful applicants will be contacted within 3 working days.

Successful applicants will be subject to reference checks and an up to date DBS.