Youth Mentor Roles Available in Sutton.

Location: Sutton
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary SEN Support | SEN
Reference: PE11199708
Salary: £60 - £85 per day
Job Published: about 1 month ago
Benefits - PAYE Pay, No Umbrella Companies, Free CPD, Local work

As a Youth Mentor your role will be to provide support and encouragement, with the vision to transform a young person's life for the better, through positive relationships and engaged learning, so that they may become happy and active citizens in their community.

You will face some challenging behaviour; therefore, you will need to be strong and ready for daily challenges. You will need to be flexible, have plenty of passion, enthusiasm, good communication skills and have the capacity to work 1-1 or with small groups across multiple age groups.

The school is committed to creating an inclusive environment for their staff and pupils, treating everyone with dignity and respect where they anticipate and respond positively to different needs and circumstances so that everyone can achieve their potential. A vital part of your role will be to build upon the foundation of the school's curriculum providing high quality teaching and learning.


This is a full-time support position up until the end of the 2019/2020 academic school year, with a competitive salary.

Responsibilities:

·Managing pupil's behaviour
·Ensuring students engage with lessons, providing academic support and working under the instruction of the class teacher.
·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.