Secondary Child/Behaviour Support Assistants

Location: Brentwood
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary | Secondary Support
Reference: PE11259619
Salary: £65 - £85 per day
Job Published: 30 days ago
Therapeutic Behaviour Mentor North London Immediate Start Date

Do you have a passion for supporting children and young people with additional needs and mental health disorders?

Do you have current experience working with young people who are not able to attend school and have a background with mental health challenges?

Are you keen to make a difference to the lives of children and young people whilst building your experience and furthering your career in SEND/SEMH?

I am actively recruiting engaging and passionate Therapeutic Behaviour Mentors for a Service that provides education to children who are unable to attend school due to complex mental health disorders and other learning needs. I am looking to recruit professional and committed Therapeutic Behaviour Mentors across North London, with solid experience working with complex mental health needs and other SEND. You will possess the ability to work with the teachers at their school hub and deliver the lessons set out by them with your assistance.

The children you will support will have a variety of needs which can include significant complex and co-morbid SEMH and ASC but additionally, all pupils have Speech, Language, and Communication Needs (SLCN) as a common area of need. You will receive full training prior to starting as Therapeutic Behaviour Mentor within the community, local to your key child. You will work autonomously or alongside another tutor to deliver your lessons set out by teachers at the education hub.

Therapeutic Support Worker requirements:
• Experience of working with young people with Autism, ADHD, sensory processing difficulties and learning difficulties.
• Or experience with SEMH, Trauma, Sensory processing, social communication
• Mentoring/teaching background
• Ability to build strong and meaningful relationships
• Experience of working with disengaged teenagers is essential

What you can expect as Therapeutic Support Worker:
• Therapeutic Behaviour Mentor North London locations
• £90-£110 per day, depending on experience
• Excellent experience and training for aspiring Child Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Counsellors, and Social Workers
• Opportunity to make a huge social impact
Extensive training on offer!

There is no closing date for applications or interviews, but the Mentor vacancy will be withdrawn as soon as the post has been successfully filled.

We look forward to working with you!