Youth Mentor

Posted 21 May 2024
Salary £95 - £105 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Primary Education
Contact NameTyne Brownlie

Job description

Youth Mentor

This mainstream Primary School located in the Borough of Redbridge is looking for the perfect hard-working, resilient graduate to join their exceptional team! As a Youth Mentor, you will be working alongside pupils with complex behavioural needs who require some additional guidance from a positive and assertive role model! You will support with their everyday routine and keep them engaged and motivated to learn in the classroom. This is a full time, long-term post, commencing ASAP.

** This is an ideal position for a Psychology/Criminology graduate who is seeking first-hand experience before pursuing a career as a Prison Liaison Officer, Therapist, Counsellor, Youth Mentor amongst others. **

What will I gain from this Youth Mentor role?

  • A full year's experience working with children with complex needs.
  • A competitive daily rate - £95 - £105.
  • Working alongside like-minded individuals and receiving the best support and guidance from Specialist staff.

Youth Mentor - Job role:

  • Supporting children with a range of SEN to keep them engaged in the classroom.
  • Encourage the development of the students' social skills.
  • Work within the classroom and in smaller groups to accommodate needs.
  • Support and comply with the school's safeguarding procedures.
  • Full-time, long term position starting ASAP.
  • Located in the Borough of Redbridge.

Youth Mentor - Candidate Specification:

  • A 2:1 or a First-class degree from a reputable University - ideal not essential.
  • Genuine interest working with SEN.
  • Excellent communication skills and willingness to adapt.
  • Experience in a previous role, or personal experience in SEN is desirable.
  • Calm and compassionate nature.

School Details:

  • Large school with modern facilities.
  • Supportive staff and welcoming SLT.
  • Knowledge rich curriculum.
  • Diverse cultural and extracurricular opportunities.
  • Strong pastoral support system.
  • Additional training opportunities available.

If you are interested in this Youth Mentor opportunity, interviews and trial days can be arranged immediately!

Apply for this Youth Mentor opportunity by sending your CV to Tyne at Remedy. You will be contacted by your personal consultant, if shortlisted.

Youth Mentor