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Specialist Support Mentors

Job description

Are you passionate about working with children and young people?

Have you experience of working with challenging behaviours?

Do you want to work with children and young people?

Are you looking for a challenging yet rewarding role?

If yes, then we want to hear from you!

Teaching Personnel are looking for teaching assistants to work with children and young people who have been removed from mainstream education. The roles are on a 1:1/small group basis supporting their education on and off site.

We are looking for candidates who have previous experience, paid or voluntary, of working with young people in or out of education. This may include supporting local sports clubs in different activities.

The ideal candidate will be passionate, driven, and supportive and a good role model for the children and young people. The roles are full time working from 8:30-3:30 5 days a week.

You must have GCSE's A-C or equivalent to apply for these roles. If you have additional training such as: Team teach, MAPA, behaviour support, BTEC sport, sport based qualifications or others, then these will strengthen your application.

These roles do require you to drive with access to your own vehicle.

A DBS in child workforce which is on the update service is needed for the role. If you do not have a DBS on the update service or in child workforce then do not worry as we can support you through the process.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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