Behaviour Mentor or Learning Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
JHP01264_1600964017
Date Posted:24 Sep 2020
  1. Teaching Assistant
£65 - £70 per day
  1. Long-term

Behaviour Mentor or Learning Assistant

Liverpool, Merseyside
Tradewind are keen to recruit a Behaviour Mentor/Learning Assistant for a Special Needs School in South Liverpool.

It is key for this role that you are positive, empathetic and have a good sense of humour. Some pupils in the class might have challenging behaviours so you will need to have experience or a strong understanding of how to support these students.

You will be supporting are an active bunch and enjoy various leisure and activities in the community - including swimming, football and rugby for example. Please ensure you can commit to this role, as reliability is a key factor. They require stability and need support in accessing activities to allow them to achieve their full potential.

Essential requirement:
* Previous experience supporting children or adults in a learning or sports environment
* A good knowledge around the behavioural challenges and communication methods
* Available to work 5 days per week Monday to Friday 8.30-3.30pm
* Hold a valid Enhanced DBS Certificate or happy to apply for one via Tradewind

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact!
* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

This role is very rewarding and is ideal for people who have SEND experience who are looking to take their next step. If you are a passionate Support Worker/Behaviour Support Mentor with knowledge and experience of supporting children and young people with behavioural difficulties, please apply now to be considered for interview.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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