Learning Mentor

Horizon Teachers
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity to work as a Learning Mentor in a friendly, multi-cultural Southwark Primary School.

You will be working Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 4.00 pm, with a 30 minute lunchbreak. This is a term-time only position, to work with children tackling possible barriers to learning and developing learning programmes.

You will be providing 1:1 and small group support, as well as in class support assistant duties. You will be working alongside the families and teachers of your focus children to encourage self-esteem and improve their motivation to experience success in their learning. In addition to these responsibilities you will help during play and lunchtimes.

The ideal person for this job will have experience of working in Primary School and be able to work collaboratively with colleagues, outside professionals and families. You will need to have a positive attitude, good interpersonal skills and a flexible approach so that you can adapt your working style to get the best from each pupil. Knowledge and experience of preparing and presenting reports for 'team around the child meetings (TACs)' would be beneficial.

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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