Sports & Behaviour Mentor

Posted 21 May 2024
Salary £105 - £110 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Special Education Needs
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

Sports & Behaviour Mentor

Location: Croydon, London

PayScale: £105 - £110 per day

Working day: Monday to Friday 08:15am - 4pm (term time only)

Duration: Long-term to permanent

Start date: Immediate

  • Engage hard to reach students through football, gym, running, cycling - you choose!
  • Bespoke timetable, never working with more than 1 student at a time!
  • Fantastic transport links for an easy commute.
  • Temporary to permanent contract available.

Do you have a sports background and would like to make the transition to education? Are you motivated by the prospect of making a positive impact on the lives of young people no longer in mainstream education?

If so, we'd love to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support children with SEN and challenging behaviour on a 1:1 basis.
  • Help students regulate their emotions through appropriate intervention and sport.
  • Plan and deliver 1:1 sport intervention.
  • Promote good behaviour from students.
  • Implement long term plans and strategies to improve learning and behaviour.
  • Support students with their learning where necessary.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a sport, PE or games background, possessing the skills required to engage SEN learners.
  • Have experience working with special educational needs (not essential).
  • Be open to continued professional development to upskill themselves to work with a variety of SEN needs.
  • Be able to form effective relationships with staff and pupils.
  • Be a strong role model for pupils.

If you are enthused by this opportunity, please do not hesitate to submit your cv via the application page, or email Carly Walters for more information.