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SEN Support Mentor

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Behaviour Support Mentor

Do you have a patient and empathetic approach?

Are you looking for a rewarding role in a Haywards Heath school?

Role: Behaviour Specialist Support, KS3-4

Salary: GBP60-65 per day

Students have had their routines disrupted by school closures and some need additional support to settle back into education. A secondary school in Haywards Heath are working in partnership with Teaching Personnel to recruit a new behaviour support mentor. The role will start ASAP as the schools are reopening and is full-time. The role will be supporting students with additional needs 1:1 and within small groups in a mainstream KS3-4 classroom.

The school:

• Helpful staff and friendly students

• Supportive department and additional training

• Must be able to drive

The ideal candidate:

Will –

• Be understanding and supportive

• Communicate progress to staff and parents

• Have a sensitive approach whilst working with students 1:1 and in small groups

• Be composed managing sometimes challenging behaviour

Must –

• Have experience of working within a similar environment or supporting individuals with similar needs and be confident working with children with a range of Special Needs

• The right to work within the UK

• The ability to provide two references from your most recent employers

• All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid child workforce Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

What Teaching Personnel can offer you:

• Competitive rates of pay

• Specialist trained consultants – supporting you in finding your ideal role

• Full access to high-quality Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training

• Supporting your COVID-secure safe return to work

Apply: If you are interested in applying for this role or have any questions, please email your CV to our recruiter Harry: or call the friendly Brighton office on 01273 809975


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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