Learning Support Mentor Roles Available

Location: Southwark
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Teacher | SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11259890
Salary: £325 - £350 per week, Benefits: PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work
Job Published: 13 days ago
Benefits - PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work

We are currently recruiting for a Learning Support Mentor to work in a special school committed to supporting children with a diagnosis of autistic spectrum disorders and social communication difficulties alongside additional needs - including significant speech and language difficulties, developmental delay and complex learning needs.

The school believes each child has a voice to be heard and aims to ensure that every pupil is listened to. Support staff are supported alongside a strong team of, therapists, health professionals, specialists and family support.

This is a full-time support position up until the end of the 2020 academic school year, with a competitive salary.

Responsibilities:

• Managing pupil's behaviour.
• Ensuring students engage with lessons, providing academic support.
• 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.

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.