Learning Mentor

Hillingdon, London
Date Posted:25 Jan 2019
£70 - £90 per day + negotiable

Learning Mentor

Hillingdon, London
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Tradewind Recruitment is looking for a Learning Mentor to work alongside a specialist setting in Hillingdon. This is a longterm, full time role supporting and mentoring vulnerable students over the coming months. There is the option of the role potentially going permanent for the right person.

This place is a safe and caring education setting where the staff and students pride themselves on respect for themselves, others and the environment around them. They work with many different groups of children and students over a wide age range including;
*Pupils that have been fixed term or permanently excluded from school
*Pupils that are at risk of permanent exclusion
*Pupils with an identifiable special need and statement of Special Educational Need
The right person will;
*Have worked in an alternative provision before
*Be confident with challenging behaviour
*Promote healthy expression and how to apply rational thinking to every day decisions and actions

The role will involve;
*121 and/or small group work with learners focusing on core subjects
*Regular feedback and interaction with parents and carers
*Constant encouragement and willingness to go the extra mile

The setting benefits from strong leadership and a behavioural policy that has been well implemented and adhered to. Ofsted praised the Headteacher for their 'determination, commitment and vision' which in turn has created a very calm environment for students to make progress in. They are situated in the borough of Hillingdon and are easily accessible. The school also welcome drivers as they have a large carpark.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*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, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*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

To join us and be successful in this Skills Coach role you will need:
*Experience working with vulnerable young people
*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

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, then be proactive and contact Sasha Green now on 0207 845 5450 option 3, or email s.green@twrecruitment.com
Should I not be available to speak with, then another member of the SEN Team will be able to help. I look forward to working with you in the future.
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 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 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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