Learning Mentor

Education Network Birmingham
Wolverhampton, UK
04 Oct 2019
03 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Learning Mentor required to work on a 1-2-1 basis with a primary aged child who has faced obstacles to education. As a Learning Mentor, you will be required to work closely with staff to ensure that this pupil is provided with a high level of care and support. You will need to motivate and engage with this pupil and provide them with academic support.

This Pupil Referral Unit aims to help children to overcome the barriers to learning that they have faced. They specialise in working with challenging behaviour, EBD, ADHD and ASD. As a Learning Mentor, you will have a chance to make a positive impact from day one.

Job Role:
  • Provide 1-2-1 support for Key Stage 1 or 2 children
  • Working closely with teaching staff on schemes of work
  • Engage with all pupils within the classroom
  • Lead fun activities for children to break up the day
  • Working on display work
  • Providing a safe and nurturing environment for children

Ideally, you will:
  • Have experience working on a 1-2-1 basis with challenging behaviour
  • Be able to work as part of a proactive team
  • Be able to demonstrate good behaviour management
  • Have the ability to de-escalate challenging situations
  • Enjoy working with primary aged children who require additional support

As a Learning Mentor at this Alternative Provision, you will be given a high standard of support from leadership and teaching staff. Children enjoy "Golden Time" some afternoons, allowing you to get involved in fun activities. Located in Wolverhampton, this school is easily accessible from Wolverhampton, Walsall, West Bromwich and the surrounding areas.

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.

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