Behaviour Mentor

Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant - Sutton, South West London

Ref: 5003Friday 3 May 2024

£90 - £100 PAYE

Behaviour Mentor

London Borough of Sutton

Full-time, Term Time Only

£90 - £100 PAYE per day


Are you ready for your next challenging, but rewarding role? Do you want to further your knowledge and experience in SEND/SEMH?


About the Behaviour Mentor Role:

Based in the London Borough of Sutton, this specialist school provides support to children with various needs such as Autism and Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs. With great outdoor space, onsite parking and a newly refurbished building, the school are dedication to transforming the lives of young people by taking a holistic approach to learning, educating the whole child. In this role, you will be utilising creative arts such as sports, music, arts and drama to engage children with the  national curriculum. This is an excellent opportunity for aspiring SEND Teachers, Pastoral Workers, Youth Workers, Child Psychologists, Educational Psychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Counsellor, and Social Workers


A Behaviour Mentor will have:

  • Caring and Nurturing Attitude
  • Good understanding of a SEND Environment
  • Proactive and confident using own initiative
  • Ability to de-escalate challenging behaviour
  • Encouraging positive social development
  • Experience working with SEN is beneficial, however we are open to hearing from passionate candidates who are willing to gain experience in this field.


What you can expect from this Behaviour Mentor opportunity:

  • To mentor in a setting with a likeminded team who are equally as dedicated to the learning and personal development of young people
  • Long term to permanent opportunities
  • Experience working in specialist therapeutic settings.
  • Working with Multidisciplinary therapy teams 


Why work with Parker Smith Inclusion? 

  • Over 250+ FIVE STAR Google reviews
  • We have access to a wider range of job opportunities including vacancies that haven't been advertised yet :We have partnerships with multiple schools, Local Authorities, and educational organisations and can provide you with access to a wider range of job opportunities.
  • Expertise in the SEND education industry with an ethical and transparent approach: we have specialist knowledge and experience in the SEND education industry, including an understanding of school hiring practices and requirements, which can help you navigate the job search process more effectively.
  • Assistance with CV and application materials:  we can provide guidance on preparing effective resumes and application materials, which can help you to stand out to schools
  • Transfer to a permanent contract after 2 terms
  • One application - Multiple Opportunities: are you too busy to fill out lots of different application forms? register with us and only fill out one form
  • Continued support in your role: we can provide continued support throughout the job search process, even after a job offer has been made


Interested in hear about more roles like this across London and Essex? Is this role not quite perfect for you? Get in touch and tell me what you want in your career!

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