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Behaviour Mentor

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Job description

If you are a Teaching Assistant, Youth Worker, Support Worker, Carer or have any experience working with young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties, then we would love to hear from you!

We work with a variety of Alternative Provisions, Support Centres and SEN schools who could benefit from support staff who can offer a nurturing approach, to small groups of pupils who come from disaffected backgrounds.

You don’t need previous SEN experience; the main qualities we are looking for in our support staff are as follows:

  • Nurturing approach
  • Caring and calm personality
  • Supportive and willing to go the extra mile for young people’s education
  • Able to deal with any behaviour that challenges accordingly
  • Experienced working in mainstream provisions
  • Experienced working in SEN units, nurture and inclusion units 

Our schools are broad and varied, offering support to pupils with any of the following SEND:

  • Autism
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Attachment Disorder
  • Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties
  • Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
  • Severe Learning Difficulties
  • Moderate Learning Difficulties
  • Hearing Impairments
  • Visual Impairments
  • Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, Calculia, Dyspraxia)
  • Speech, Language and Communication Needs

We can help you to find either day to day supply work, or longer term contracts. The work  packages are completely tailored around your availability and your work preferences.

If you would like to hear more about this type of work, please contact Emma Frost – SEN Branch Manager – on 0115 6700105 and click Apply Now to register!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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