Job description

Role: Learning Mentor 
Location: Camden
Start Date: Immediately
Pay Rate: £75 to £90 day*  
 
GSL Education are seeking successful Learning Mentor to work within our client schools in Camden from Immediately. 

Essential requirements to be successful in the role are: 
  • Hold very high expectations of yourself and others (behaviours etc), acting as a positive behaviour role model, with the ability to reflect on own practice and to always seek self-improvement.
  • Resilient, committed, and a hard worker – able to keep going in the face of adversity and never giving up.
  • Minimum of one year's experience working directly with high risk and complex pupils in a recognised social work, youth work or education setting, including neurodiverse young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH) or those labelled as demonstrating challenging behaviour.      
  • Clear understanding and knowledge of the National Curriculum, teaching, assessment and behaviour management strategies that facilitate effective learning and progress.
  • Hold Literacy and Numeracy qualifications at level two or above (or equivalent qualifications).  

As a successful Learning Mentor, you should: 
  • Be an enthusiastic educator with a dedication to supporting vulnerable young people.  
  • Have strong behaviour management skills and be confident towards managing challenging behaviour. 
  • Have experience supporting young people with autism, learning difficulties and social, emotional, and mental health needs. 
  • Have a child only DBS on the Update Service or be willing to make an application through GSL. 
Please be advised that this role requires a strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection and that successful applicants must satisfy all background safer recruitment checks including an enhanced DBS on the update service. 

 For more information about working as a Learning Mentor for GSL Education, please call Alex Harland and submit your CV via the application. Alternatively, please visit www.gsleducation.com to apply online.