Behaviour Mentor

Location: Southwark
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Teacher | Secondary | SEN Support Jobs | Primary SEN Support | SEN
Reference: PE11250181
Salary: £65 - £85 per day
Job Published: 29 days ago
A special education school in Southwark are looking for Behaviour Mentor with experience in working with pupils with autism. The school are looking to appoint on an ongoing temporary basis and this role could become permanent for the correct candidate. You will be starting in September and working Monday to Friday 08:30 16:00.

The school are looking for a long term, committed staff who are passionate and have experience working either as a Teaching Assistants, Behaviour Mentor or Learning Support Assistants who have the training and a good understanding of providing support to pupils with autism. You will be in a class of up to 8 students and be responsible for proving support with the pupils learning and progress.

If you are from a Youth Worker, Sports Coach, Life Coach or Mentoring background and you feel you have the right subject knowledge and training to make a difference we would love to hear from you.

To be considered for this role, you must be:

• Confident in managing challenging behaviour.
• Able to come up with creative approaches to keep students engaged with the learning process.
• Available immediately and able to commit for at least 6 months.
• Able to prepare materials for lessons as well as adapt current resources.
• Comfortable assessing a pupil's progress and supporting the class teacher.
• Able to provide a reference from the last two years working with children or vulnerable adults in either a professional or volunteer capacity.

An enhanced DBS is required by law to work with children, if you do not have one on the update service, you must be prepared to apply for one through Protocol Education at the cost of £40.