Learning Mentor

Loughborough, Leicestershire
JFN 28390_1587543470
Date Posted:22 Apr 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant
£65 - £75 per day
  1. Long-term

Learning Mentor

Loughborough, Leicestershire
Tradewind Recruitment are working on behalf of a School in the Loughborough area. This school is currently recruiting for an experienced Learning and Behaviour Mentor to provide mentoring and support to young people with social, emotional and behavioural issues.

Main duties/Responsibilities:

- To work with children who need extra help in overcoming barriers to learning, such as social and emotional difficulties, poor attendance, lack of motivation, disaffection and/or low aspirations.

- To establish and maintain long-lasting relationships with these children. The goal is to get these children to a point where they can independently learn.

- To contribute to and assess a child's emotional well being, health, safety, welfare and safeguarding.

- To provide full focus on each individual child giving them more confidence day by day.

- Working daily alongside Teachers, tutors & therapists to create and develop new beneficially strategies.

The school are looking for somebody who can be innovative and engaging, ensuring that the children have fun whilst making progress.

Ideal candidates will be supportive and empathetic with a strong desire to support those with their mental health and learning. Whilst educational success is a focus, the priorities of progress surround functional skills and providing a strong and secure personal foundation for these young people.

By registering with Tradewind, you will benefit from:

- An honest and friendly team with a wealth of educational experience

- Consultants that will listen to what you want and support you wherever necessary

- Top rates of pay through our attraction of the best education talent

- More training and development than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency

- A great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a generous reward

-Full interview preparation and assistance - so your 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

- A straightforward Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability

- Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be considered for this position. Please call Jess Frost on 0116 243 0299, or email jess.frost@twrecruitment.com

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.

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