Youth Mentor Roles Available in Wandsworth !

Location: Wandsworth
Job Type: Contract
Industry: SEN Support Jobs | Primary SEN Support | SEN
Reference: PE11199590
Salary: £60 - £85 per day
Job Published: 28 days ago

This a role for a Pupil Referral Unit for secondary students who have been dismissed from mainstream education and have experience facing difficulties whilst trying to access schooling. The students can have challenging behaviours, which requires staff to be, tough and resilient. As a Youth Mentor you will need to be a dedicated individual, wanting to help pupils achieve their academic goals in this alternative education setting.


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.