Behaviour Mentor and Support Assistant
Special Educational Needs
Long term and Short term
Bexley and South East London
£65 - £95 per day
Do you thrive when you are working with children, no matter their learning levels or learning needs?
Are you passionate, proactive and have a positive mind-set when faced with challenges?
Do you want to work with children that have behaviour issues and Special Needs and help them to have a fulfilling school life?
Horizon Teachers have been working with Specialist,Mainstream, Primary, Secondary and Early Years settings across London for the past 10 years.
We are working with vibrant and engaging School settings in Bexley and South East London that support children who have challenging behaviours and emotional difficulties. These Schools are looking for Behaviuour Mentor and Support Assistants to join their teams. These schools support children who struggle to regulate their own feelings and thoughts and due to many factors including communication frustrations, traumatic past experiences, anxiety, difficult background, health issues and behaviours. Ass a result of these, they have struggled to maintain a happy and fulfilling school life.
Behaviour Mentor and Support Assistants that support in these environments will help pupils to learn tools that will enable them to cope with their behaviours, understand their thought processes and learn boundaries and behavioural support strategies that will allow them to enjoy school, grow in self esteem and confidence, become happier and have a better wellbeing outside education as well as in a school environment.
These schools will support both Primary and Secondary aged pupils and behaviours will range from mild to challenging dependant on the child's needs and Statement. Children with these needs, will have a behaviour management plan put in place which will teach the children to follow structure and boundaries which in turn should lead to more positive behaviours.
You dont need experience in a behaviour setting, Pupil Referral Unit or similar setting to this, to thrive working with children with challenging behaviours. However you do need:
If you are interested in this role or would like to explore other roles in South East London supporting children with Special Educational Needs then please give the SEND team at Horizon Teachers a call on 0207 444 0009. We are looking forward to hearing from you.
Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.
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