Challenging Behaviour Learning Mentor

Location: Lewisham
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11216054
Salary: £60 - £80 per day
Job Published: 8 months ago

I am currently recruiting teaching assistants to work with secondary aged pupils within an alternative provision in Lewisham across two sites. The pupils have been removed from mainstream and need dedicated individuals to help them to achieve in this alternative education setting. To work at this school, you must be confident and able to work with pupils aged between 11 and 18.

Responsibilities
• Managing pupils behaviour and supporting them to get the most out of every school day.
• Ensuring students engage with lessons, providing academic support and working under the instruction of the class teacher.
• Helping the students with their life skills

For this role, you will have:
• Experience working in specialist schools such as SEN schools, Pupil Referral Units or in Youth Work.
• A proactive attitude and the ability to demonstrate leadership schools to be a role model to the pupils.
• Previous support work within a school or other child related experience
• Strong behaviour management and confident with challenging behaviour
• Happy to work one to one and small group work
• An enthusiastic and friendly, yet firm approach

Apply now with an up-to-date CV and all successful candidates will be contacted to progress their application. If you would like to discuss this role or other potential roles call Amy Webb on 0208 971 1284.

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00.