Behaviour Mentor, Leicestershire

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The Grange Therapeutic SchoolLeicestershire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,500
Contract term: Permanent

The Grange Therapeutic School is a specialist SEMHD provision for boys and girls  and an exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to join our team. Situated in Knossington, our school is based in a Victorian Country House with stunning views and fantastic facilities to develop not only the educational, but also the social and emotional needs of our pupils. With access to woods and lakes on site, the school has an ethos about delivering a personalised curriculum tailored to and driven by the individuals.

The Grange is looking for a Behaviour Mentor to be actively involved in the support and monitoring of students’ behaviour

Working as a Behaviour Mentor you will enhance the learning environment for our students, supporting them and working to promote development and wellbeing for all.  You will help be part of an outstanding team, working to continue the development and providing the highest standards of pastoral care of all students, of all abilities in a safe and orderly learning environment.  It is essential that you will be able to support the teaching team in addressing the needs of the students but especially those students who need particular help with behaviour management to overcome barriers to learning.

The Grange Therapeutic School caters for boys and girls from 8-18 and can have up to 85 pupils split across our Lower School and Upper School This can be a challenging environment and therefore a determination to stay and resiliency are key characteristics for the post. We are seeking an experienced individual who can offer excellent behavioural management skills with an understanding of ASD, ADHD and MLD, allowing the successful candidate to immediately form positive relationships and adapt to the needs of the pupils. However, in reward for your efforts, the school is committed to CPD and will strive to help you achieve your personal goals. We invest heavily in teacher development and want staff who endeavour to achieve more.

If you are passionate about this truly unique and rewarding sector and have the energy, drive and desire to motivate our pupils and ensure they achieve the best possible outcomes, then we welcome your application.

Acorn Care and Education are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.

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More about The Grange Therapeutic School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 8 - 17 years
Address: 15-17 Somerby Road, Knossington, Oakham, Leicestershire, LE15 8LY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1664 454264
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In its stunning country setting The Grange day and 38 week residential school offers a holistic therapeutic approach in its teaching and environment.

Small class sizes and an onsite therapy team help pupils re-engage in education through traditional ...