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Graduate Behaviour Mentors - South East London (Kidbrooke)

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Full-time position starting in January

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting for two Behaviour Mentors who are resilient, confident and enjoy working with children who have Challenging Behaviour. You must be able to inspire students to succeed despite their barriers to learning. You must have a patient and positive outlook and the willingness to adapt to different situations. Opportunities within KS1 and KS2 are available.

Behaviour Mentor Specification:

  • Degree in relevant child related filed
  • Previous experience working with SEN, Challenging behaviour, Youth offending, Youth Work or sports coaching
  • Strong GCSE results English and Maths - good background subject knowledge
  • Knowledge of behaviour management strategies and emphatic listening skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

A Behaviour Mentor works on supporting student behaviour and learning inside and outside of the class. This is predominantly a class-based position; however you may have to deliver 1:1 intervention sessions at some stage in order to maintain the progress of student behaviour and learning, so you must be capable when working independently.

A Behaviour Mentor has a tailored intervention role that has been designed to help pupils with behavioural problems to reach their full potential and is extremely beneficial in supporting the mainstream and SEN primary school we work closely with. As a behaviour mentor, you will be providing help to the class teacher with challenging students to aid them in overcoming any behavioural issues, whilst acting as a role model. If you have the ability to think quickly on your feet and stay calm whilst dealing with challenging situations, this is a perfect opportunity for you to gain vital school experience in order to help make suitable decisions or further your career in education!

We would love to hear from you if you feel this role is most suited to you. Apply now to be considered for this Behaviour Mentor position in Kidbrooke! Call 02075933075 and ask to speak to Abi for more information about the role.

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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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