SEMH Support Mentor

Location: Hillingdon
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs
Reference: PE11252830
Salary: £60 - £75 per day
Job Published: 17 days ago
Have you got experience with challenging behaviours? Do you want to make a positive difference to children's wellbeing and development?

An SEMH school in the Hillingdon area is looking for "Support Mentors".

The children they are looking to support are those with social, emotional and mental health issues (SEMH). A lot of these students have a challenging background and are in need of some significant support to help grow their self esteem and confidence.

Duties & Requirements:
-Assisting teachers to plan and prepare lessons.
-Working together with parents/carers to keep them up to date with student progression.
-Work with pupils on a 1:1 and group basis.
-Provide positive learning experiences to make students feel equal and valued.
-Respond to individual needs appropriately.
-Able to think quickly on your feet and use initiative.
-Have some experience working with special needs with people of different ages.
-Be able to provide a valid DBS on the update service.

The school prides itself on creating a nurturing and stimulating environment. They are looking for someone to be committed and enthusiastic in order to establish positive relationships with students and offer support to regulate their feelings. It is incredibly key to maintain high expectations of students to access their learning and ensure all tasks are completed to a high standard.

This role requires excellent skills and major dedication, if you have what it takes then this may be the role for you.