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Behaviour Mentor (Alternative Provision)

  • Special Education Needs - Post
  •  Location - Greenwich, London
  •  Salary - £70 - £90 per day
  •  Date Posted - 29/06/2022

Alternative Provision located in the borough of Greenwich is recruiting a Behaviour Mentor to start a long-term role after the half-term break!

Students who attend the provision have been diagnosed with SEMH & Behavioural Challenges and are aged between 11 - 18 years old. The successful Behaviour Mentor / Learning Support Assistant (LSA )/ Learning Mentor/ Youth Worker SEN TA / HLTA/ Child Support Worker/ Child Residential Worker will be able to show on their CV that they have worked with children who have either behaviour challenges and/ or diagnosed with ODD/ ADD/ADHD/ ADD/ SEMH /CAMHS / Complex Needs etc. You will be able to successfully build a strong rapport with young people, able to de-escalate behaviour if required and working with children on a 1:1 basis or in small groups. You must be empathetic, consistent, resilient, dedicated, pro-active & dedicated to safeguarding children. Lastly you have worked with children diagnosed with SEN in some capacity at either an Alternative Provision/ PRU/ Child Residential Home/ SEN School /Youth Centre or Mainstream School.

  • You have worked as either; Learning Support Assistant / Behaviour Mentor / Youth Worker/ Learning Mentor / SEN TA / Teaching Assistant / HLTA / Child Residential Worker/ Child Support Worker
  • Your experience with SEN children; Complex Needs /ASD/ ASC/ ADD/ ODD/ ADHD/ SEMH/ CAMHS/ Behaviour Difficulties
  • Experience working in either a Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) / Alternative Provision / Youth Centre/ Residential Care Home/ Mainstream School or SEN School
  • Able to de-escalate behaviour if required
  • Team Teach or PRICE Training would be beneficial but not essential
  • Small groups and 1:1 support of children experience with children
  • You are empathetic, resilient, able to build a strong rapport with children & dedicated to safeguarding young people
  • Must be in Easy commutable distance to the borough of Greenwich
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service or able to pay for a new one immediately

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