Wellbeing Mentor

Behaviour Mentor/Learning Mentor - Havering, North East London

Ref: 1115Monday 13 June 2022

Role: Emotional Wellbeing Mentor

Location: Havering

Salary: £17500 - £18400

Are you an aspiring Educational Psychologist?

Are you a recent graduate looking to gain clinical skills within a school setting?

Do you want to play a key part in empowering children to become successful and confident learners?


About the school seeking a Wellbeing Mentor 

The school is a large “good” mainstream primary school based in Havering, the popular primary school has a specialist SEND additionally resourced provision (ARP) for children with ASD and other needs including social and communication. The provision currently supports 7 pupils in Key stage 2 which will be expanding over the next academic year to accommodate up to 20 pupils across primary.


About the Wellbeing Mentor  role

This is a brand new Wellbeing Mentor  post for the school and therefore they are looking for the post holder to contribute to the development of the role as well as the additionally resourced provision. The Wellbeing Mentor  role will include leading individual and group sessions to support students and their needs. As a Wellbeing Mentor you will work closely with other staff in the SEND provision as well as the SENCO, pastoral team and the local authority SEND specialists. There are opportunities to be involved in training, research projects and the school are open to the postholder exploring their own interests such as speech and language therapy.

The ideal Wellbeing Mentor 

  • Degree in relevant subject such as education, psychology etc or relevant experience
  • SEN qualifications desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Confident in speaking with parents and wider school team
  • Good listening skills and empathy
  • Experience working with children with SEN

Interested in hearing more about Wellbeing Mentor  roles?

If you want to hear more about our SEND opportunities, please get in touch! You can apply by response to this advert! If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development. Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this. By applying for this role, you are consenting to Parker Smith Inclusion Ltd storing your personal details in our fully encrypted database, in line with the new GDPR requirements.

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