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Learning Mentor

Posted 14 days ago by Pertemps
Location Wolverhampton Job Type Temporary
Salary £70 - £75 per day Sector Education & Training
Learning Mentor – Wolverhampton

Learning Mentor required to work on a 1-2-1 basis with a Key Stage 4 student that has faced significant barriers to education. We are looking for a Learning Mentor that has experience working with challenging behaviour and is able to effectively communicate with students that have become disengaged with education. 

Working on a 1-2-1 basis you will be given the opportunity to inspire and motivate this students who has been outside of mainstream education for some time. You will be working closely with teaching staff to ensure that the needs of this student are met. This role calls for a Learning Mentor that is resilient, proactive and has a great sense of humour. The staff at this Alternative Provision are fantastic and always give 100% to ensure that they enable students to be successful in whatever they choose to do after school life. 

Role:
  • Working 1-2-1 with students
  • Making learning fun for disengaged students
  • Providing support to teaching staff when needed
  • Building rapport and trust with students
  • Leading on fun classroom activities
 
Ideally, you will:
  • Have experience working as a Learning Mentor or Teaching Assistant
  • Have worked with challenging behaviour
  • Be able to break down barriers to communication
  • Have a calm, patient and positive approach
  • Be able to challenge students when required
If this position is of interest to you, then send a copy of your CV to Harry.Chase  @theeducationnetwork.co.uk or call us directly for a brief conversation in the first instance - 

The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.