We are looking to recruit a Learning Mentor/Sensory Specialist who would be available to start in September in an outstanding school located in the London Borough of Lambeth. If you have relative experience working within schools or colleges this could be the role for you. We also welcome graduates of any discipline to apply!
The position is available to start in September and runs for the whole of the academic year.
The role is in an Ofsted Outstanding co-ed school within the thriving London Borough of Lambeth. The school are hugely proud of its team of TAs, LSAs and Learning Mentors and is looking to bring someone in who is similarly proud of the work they do; the applicant must be dependable and grounded.
This is a school that values what you do and how you do it. The school aims to make a positive difference in its children every day. As a Learning Mentor & Sensory Specialist, a brand-new role within this school, you will play a key role in supporting pupils have may have sensory or concentration needs, including those with ADHD & Autism. The right applicant would be supported in this role by a trained HLTA to help pupils continue to develop strategies and methods that will help them in their overall learning experiences.
There is also an opportunity that the school could take you on permanently, depending on your work performance. This is a position that requires you to have a real desire to help and support young people.
The Ideal Candidate
To be considered for this role, you must demonstrate to the school:
- Experience and knowledge of working closely with SEN pupils with mild to severe learning differences (Desirable)
- The ability to support your key students in multiple settings: 1 on 1, within small groups and inside the classroom environment
- To use your initiative and be a leading example for pupils and colleagues alike
- To be friendly and professional in your approach to the work you do
- To demonstrate a patient and understanding attitude when working with young and vulnerable children
- Always carry yourself with a cheerful outlook
- You must have excellent time management and organizational skills
- Psychology graduates and graduates who are looking to become teachers are hugely desirable!
This is an exciting opportunity to work within a remarkable school that is deeply committed to developing both its students and teachers alike. The school prides itself on nurturing each of its pupil’s individual talents and aspirations. You will be collaborating with a team of experienced Teaching Assistants and an incredibly supportive SENCO to ensure that the students feel confident and optimistic about their life at school.
The school strives to inspire learners to achieve excellence. Through a unique and creative curriculum, the teaching and support staff work as a team to develop young people to make a fulfilling contribution to the school and the wider community.
How To Apply
We look forward to hearing from you, please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website and apply online today at www.asq-education.co.uk
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