Behaviour mentor/SEN TEACHING ASSISTANT, KS2 | Manchester | immediate start
Job Reference: GHMANTASEN2801
Job Start Date: February 2020
Position Type: Long-term, full-time until July 2020
Sector: Primary School
Role: Key Stage 2 Behaviour Mentor supporting an SEN child within mainstream school
Experience required: 1:1 support with SEN, including autism and ADHD
About the job
Prospero Teaching is looking for a Behaviour Mentor with in-depth knowledge of ASD and ADHD, and experience supporting individuals with SEN. The position is to support a child in Year 6. The child requires full-time 1:1 support in his mainstream classroom. He has autism, ADHD and some behaviour and communication needs. The school is looking for someone who can be resilient and independent in managing the child, and pro-active in finding different ways to build a good working relationship with the child. He needs support to apply himself to academic activities, and requires prompts and interventions to help him with communication and following instructions. He has occasional outbursts so Team Teach training is essential. We are running a Team Teach course during February half term if your qualification is lapsed.
The school has high expectations for the children, and staff work hard to ensure that every child receives the provision they need to reach their potential.
About the school and contract:
A school with excellent standards
Ofsted rating of 'Good'
Supportive and settled staff team
A long-term, full-time position
Interviews/trial days asapThe successful Behaviour Mentor will:
Be Team Teach trained
Be experienced supporting children with SEN within KS2
Have excellent knowledge of ASD and ADHD
Be confident supporting children with SEN
Be approachable, calm and a good team player
Be available long-termThe successful Behaviour Mentor will have the following:
Suitable Teaching Assistant or SEN qualification
UK classroom experience
Eligibility to work in the UK
References covering the last 12 months
A fully enhanced DBS on the online update service, or be prepared to process a new one at a cost of £45.80If you would like to know more about this Behaviour Mentor position then please call our Senior Primary Consultant for Manchester, Bury and Salford nurseries and primary schools, Georgina, on (phone number removed).
If you know of anyone who may be interested in this position, please forward their details to us and you could be eligible for our £100 (Terms and conditions apply).
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