Graduate Behaviour Mentor- Lewisham

Recruiter
I Teachers.com
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Are a Psychology graduate who has career aspirations to work in education and support children with behavioural difficulties overcome their barriers to learning in this Graduate Behaviour Mentor position?

Do you have previous experience working with children who often display challenging behaviour and have developed good techniques to limit the disruption to their learning?

This visionary primary school in Lewisham is searching for an ambitious psychology graduate to work on a 1:1 basis with a year 6 boy who has emotional and behavioural difficulties in this Graduate Behaviour Mentor.

This is the perfect opportunity for an aspiring educational psychologist to gain school based experience whilst earning £375 per week as a Graduate Behaviour Mentor prior to being accepted onto your Masters qualification!

***Graduate Behaviour Mentor

***Psychology Graduate- 2:1 or higher

***Previous SEN experience

***Graduate Behaviour Mentor Role- Lewisham Primary School

***Full-time, Long-term Position

***Earn up to £375 per week in this Graduate Behaviour Mentor role

***Perfect Educational Psychology experience

The school is located in Lewisham and is easily accessible from surrounding areas via Tube, train and bus. The staff are extremely dedicated and driven to give all students the best possible start in their academic career and life no matter what the circumstances. The school has a highly regarded inclusion department which is headed by a SENCO dedicated to improving behaviour standards of children with ASC, ADHD and other behavioural difficulties so they can get the most out of their learning.

In this Graduate Behaviour Mentor position you will be working alongside the well renowned SEN team which value the innovative input of graduates. As a Graduate Behaviour Mentor, you will be working on a 1:1 basis with a year 6 boy with Autism who often acts out in class and needs an inspirational role model to keep him focused on the lesson and allow him to reach his full potential academically. You will be supported by the SENCO every step of the way and training will be provided as and when you need it in this Graduate Behaviour Mentor position.

The school is searching for a psychology graduate who aspires to be an educational psychologist. You must have excellent communication skills as an integral part of this Graduate Behaviour Mentor role is liaising between parents, staff, external professionals and the child himself, and this is vital for his development. Previous experience working with children with Autism or ADHD is preferable, however not necessarily in a school based setting to be successful in Graduate Behaviour Mentor position.

To apply for this exciting opportunity as a Graduate Behaviour Mentor, click apply to send your CV over to Jonny at i-teachers.


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