Behaviour Mentor

Northampton, Northamptonshire
Date Posted:25 May 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£70.00 - £80.00 per day
  1. Long-term

Behaviour Mentor

Northampton, Northamptonshire

Behaviour Mentor

Are you passionate about making a difference to young pupils' lives? Do you have experience working with children who display challenging behaviour?

Tradewind is currently working with a large primary school in Northampton who is looking for a full-time member of staff to join their team asap! If successful, you will be working 1:1 pupils in KS2 who display challenging behaviour and on the autistic spectrum.

What we're looking for:

***Positive Role Model to support pupils in a mainstream school

***Passionate and caring personality who wants to make a real difference

*** Some knowledge of SEMH, ADHD and behavioural difficulties

***£70 to 80 per day - Post will be for the whole academic year with the potential to go perm

This fantastic multi-cultural School offers a nurturing environment for pupils and staff. There is a number of extra-curriculum activities that are run at the School. They would be keen to see potential members of staff who have experience and a passion for; Sports, Performing Arts and/or Music.

Although this is a large School, generally behaviour and attendance is good throughout the School. However, there is a number of pupils in the upper part of the School who require support in and outside of the classroom due to SEN/additional needs and other factors. You will be employed to work off your own initiative with some guidance, motivate pupils to engage in their work and offer a tailored timetable for children who require an alternative approach.

The School offers:

***Ongoing technical support from leading SEN professionals

***A potential route into teaching if degree qualified and desired

***An opportunity to have a positive impact on a young students' education

***Excellent experience that will enhance any CV

To be put forward for an interview for this fantastic position, you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Min 6 months experience in the last 2 years working with primary aged children
  • Sports coaching, music and/or performing arts background (highly desirable)
  • Knowledge of social, emotional, mental health difficulties
  • Available to commit to full-time work for the full academic year.
  • Degree Qualified or Qualification related to working with children.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Behaviour Mentor opportunity and we can discuss the next steps.

No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.

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