Learning Mentor (PRU)

  • Special Education NEeds - Temporary Post
  •  Location - Hackney
  •  Salary - £70 - £90
  •  Date Posted - 08/02/2021

Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) located in Hackney currently is recruiting for a resilient and empathetic Learning Mentor to start a long-term post ASAP. 

Children who attend this Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) have been diagnosed with either SEMH / CAMHS or Behaviour Difficulties.  The young people range between the ages of 7 – 17 years old. The successful Learning Mentor / Behaviour Mentor/ SEN TA / HLTA/ Youth Worker/ LSA will be able to demonstrate on their CV that they have worked with children diagnosed with behaviour SEN (ie SEMH/ CAMHS and or Difficult Behaviour). As a Learning Mentor, you would be working with children on both a 1:1 basis and within small groups. It would be imperative that you have worked with SEN pupils at either an Alternative Provision/ PRU/ Youth Centre/ SEN School or Mainstream School.

  • Worked in either a PRU/ Provision/ Youth Centre / SEN or Mainstream School
  • Worked as either a Learning Mentor / Behaviour Mentor / HLTA/ SEN TA/ LSA or Youth Worker
  • Experience with children and young people at either Primary and/ or secondary levels
  • Experience working with SEN pupils 1:1 and in small groups
  • Can de-escalate behaviour
  • Resilient and able to build a strong rapport with young people
  • Easy commutable distance to Hackney

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