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Learning Mentor in Lewisham

  • Location: Lewisham
  • Start date: 29 Oct 2018
  • Category: Secondary
  • Job reference: PE11071727
  • Branch: London SEND South Central
  • Consultant: Amy Webb
  • Call: 02032 197745
Job description
One of my clients are looking to appoint learning mentors to support pupils within a college setting with pupils who have SEMH needs and challenging behaviour.

This college exclusively caters for students with challenging behaviour and you will be expected to work within a small group. The pupils have been removed from mainstream and need dedicated individuals to help them to achieve in this alternative education setting. The environment is fast paced with no day being the same.

Responsibilities:

• Managing pupils behaviour
• 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.
• 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 £44.00.
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