Positive Behaviour Mentor

Location: Newham
Job Type: Supply Teaching
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | SEN | Secondary Support | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11249084
Salary: £60 - £80 per day
Job Published: 6 months ago
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, supportive and positive mentor for learning and behaviour to start September 2020 for a school in Newham.

The Mentor will have the experience to provide support and guidance to children and those engaged with them by removing barriers to learning and achievement, working mainly through a 1:1 supportive relationship or small group/nurture work. This may include developing coping strategies, enhancing motivation, raising aspirations and encouraging re-engagement in learning.

The successful candidate for this positive behavior mentor role must have:
• experience of working with children in an educational setting (essential)
• clear knowledge and understanding of children's emotional development and how this can impact on their learning
• experience of planning group and individual sessions to support the development of pupils' Emotional Literacy skills (e.g. anger management, self-esteem building, friendships, co-operation skills)
• the ability to establish and develop effective one-to-one mentoring and other supportive relationships with children and young people
• good listening skills and the ability to communicate effectively with children and young people, families, school staff and a range of other professionals, both orally and in writing
• a great sense of humour
• the highest expectations of the children they support and promote high levels of motivation, engagement and achievement
• good behaviour management skills and strategies
• the skills to organise and run lunchtime/after-school clubs

Protocol offers:
* Competitive pay
* Access to a range of training courses
* A dedicated consultant
* Local schools with potential for flexible part time, long term or permanent appointments

If you think you would be suited to this positive behavior mentor role, would like to work in a supportive and progressive environment and like the opportunity to work in the London Borough of Newham please apply now!

If you don't feel you are suitable for this role but know someone who is please feel free to RECOMMEND A FRIEND' anyone that registers with us and is cleared for work YOU will receive £50 in vouchers!

We look forward to hearing from you.