Graduate Academic Mentor – Primary SEN

Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-35875
Location: Leeds, Yorkshire and the Humber LS9 UK
Job Type: Contract
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £300 to £325 per Week

Graduate Academic Mentor – Primary SEN

This is a fantastic opportunity for a recent Psychology graduate to join a warm and inclusive primary school in the Leeds area this September as a Graduate Academic Mentor, supporting a child with additional behavioural needs.

Are you a talented and hardworking Psychology graduate passionate about a career in SEN supporting primary pupils?

Do you want the opportunity to gain invaluable first hand teaching experience as a Graduate Academic Mentor inside a wonderful primary SEN department?

Perhaps you have prior experience working with children with additional behavioural needs, and want to utilise your subject knowledge as a Graduate Academic Mentor?

In this role as a Graduate Academic Mentor you will be working alongside a driven and dedicated primary SEN department, supporting children with additional behavioural needs developing their academic, social and emotional ability.

You will be planning and delivering 1:1 intervention sessions structured around a tailored plan making sure that the child receives an exceptional standard of support throughout, making sure they remain engaged and focused during the session, as well as being able to deal with any challenging behaviour that they may display.

Information about the role – Graduate Academic Mentor:

  • Full academic year
  • September 2019 start
  • Primary school
  • Working inside SEN department
  • Paid £300 – £325 per week, term time only as Graduate Academic Mentor
  • Shortlisting for role now – Apply ASAP!

Requirements for the role:

  • Minimum 2:1 Psychology subject degree
  • Strong academic background
  • Extensive degree subject knowledge
  • Passionate about supporting children with additional behavioural needs
  • Supportive and inspirational attitude
  • Ability to plan and deliver 1:1 sessions
  • Prior experience supporting child with additional behavioural needs preferred

Information about the school:

  • Welcoming and inclusive primary school
  • Experienced and supportive SENCO
  • Passionate about their SEN department
  • Excellent facilities and resources for all pupils
  • Enriching and balanced curriculum
  • Strong relationship with parents and guardians

If you are a recent Psychology graduate eager to gain first hand teaching experience as a Graduate Academic Mentor inside of a wonderful SEN department, press the ‘Apply Now’ button or send your CV to Amy at i-teachers.


Posted On: 05/07/2019
Recruiter: i-teachers

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