Learning Mentor

Blackburn, Lancashire
Date Posted:26 Oct 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£65.00 - £75.00 per day + Over 30 accredited CPD courses
  1. Long-term

Learning Mentor

Blackburn, Lancashire
Learning Mentor

Are you an Inspirational Learning Mentor looking for a full time long term contract?

Tradewind Preston are delighted to be working with an Alternative Provision in Blackburn to recruit an experienced Learning Mentor to start with them in 3rd November 2020 on a long-term contract. This position will run until at least July 2021 with the potential to go permanent.

The successful candidate will work closely with staff and children to provide high quality in-class support, as well as leading targeted interventions and support for pupils. Classes have a maximum of 6 pupils in each.

The ideal candidate for this role will have had a minimum of 6 months experience working within Alternative Provisions or similar settings. Experience delivering small group and 1:1 intervention within Maths, Science or English to Functional Skills/ GCSE level.

The Alternative Provision has a warm family feel and staff make you feel welcome. Additionally, they have a strong SLT team and always happy to help develop staff that go in on supply. You are made to feel like a permanent member of staff wither your there for 1 day or long term.

The school is easily accessible from the M65 or two minutes' walk from the main bus stop.

To join us and be successful in this Learning Mentor role you will need to:
*Hold Level 3 or Degree Qualified
*Team Teach (not essential as training can be given)
*Knowledge and understanding working with challenging behaviour, trauma and Social and Emotional behavioural difficulties
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure
*Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Learning Mentor in Blackburn or for more information about the role, contact Chrissie on 01772 977 333 or chrissie.hempstalk@twrecruitment.com
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