Teaching Assistant

Location Totnes
Discipline: 1:1 SEN
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £19450 to £20400
Contact name: Dean Bonds

Contact email: dean@opus-abc.uk
Job ref: 48463
Published: 3 months ago
Startdate: 07/02/2022

Behaviour Mentor

  • Totnes - Devon
  • Full-time, starting ASAP
  • £10.20 - £11.00 an hour (dependant on experience)

Job details:

As a Behaviour Mentor you will be supporting children in small groups and on a 1:1 basis. The students you will be supporting will have additional learning needs such as learning difficulties and social, emotional and mental health needs. As a Behaviour Mentor, you will be involved in not only supporting pupils within the classroom but will also be doing activities with the pupil/s outside of the classroom as well. Alongside the class teacher, you will also provide support with ensuring the right support is in place for the pupil.

You will be expected to be a positive role model and have a firm but fair approach to setting appropriate boundaries with students.

The ideal candidate:

Opus Education are seeking a confident individual with strong behaviour management skills that is passionate about children’s welfare and able to adapt their approach to cater for the certain needs and ability of the pupil.

You will ideally have... Experience working as a Teaching Assistant or experience supporting individuals with additional needs, in particular; mental health, behaviour, emotional, social mental health, autism and ADHD.

You must be able to commit to filling in a formal application form for the school as these are permanent positions.

What we can offer you:

Consistent personalised support from your own specialist education consultant

A variety of CPD training to enhance your knowledge and employability

Weekly pay

Opportunities for a permanent position

For more information, please contact the friendly Opus Education team on 01392 322419