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SEND Child/Behaviour Support Assistants

  • Location: Croydon
  • Start date: 01 Oct 2018
  • Category: Secondary
  • Job reference: PE11058160
  • Branch: London SEND South Central
  • Consultant: Samia Solomon
  • Call: 02032 197745
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Job description
Classroom Support Mentor
·Location: Croydon
·Start date: October 2018
·Category: Challenging Behaviour

Job description

Classroom Support Mentor

October Start

Long term/ Short term

A school in the heart of Croydon are actively looking for classroom support mentors with the ability to work with young people. Students are drawn from a borough which reflects a diverse urban community with more than 170 languages spoken with the age range of 7 to 14.

This school provides provision for pupils who are transforming back into mainstream schools. This school seeks to give an educational experience that is specific to each child and young person. This then helps the students to progress academically and will be safely placed back into mainstream.

This role is good for those who have a passion for young people, are patient and resilient. Children with severe behaviour difficulties sometimes struggle to communicate their feelings which stops them from moving forward, however with the right support they have a great chance of thriving.

The ideal candidates for this position will have:

·Ideally worked with children in a safe guarded setting
·Flexibility
·The ability to create and maintain relationships
·Strong communication skills
·Ability to remain calm
·Punctual
·Reliable
·A good sense of humour
·Creative Personality
·Willingness to learn



To work in this school you must endure patience, have a young person-centred approach, strong communication skills and a non-judgemental approach. These are key components to a successful candidate for this position. support
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