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Outreach Mindfulness Coach

Edith Kay Independent SchoolNorth London and Hertfordshire

E K Outreach Services are looking to appoint a mindfulness coach to work with our students.

EK Outreach Services, provides Educational Services to children and young people in their home, our Outreach Centre or in other settings, including schools.  Our vision is to find and nurture each young person’s unique abilities and interests, using a range of all our skills and facilities to create a bespoke learning package.

Our service specialises in educational support for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities, including those with mental health issues, behaviour issues or those that have been in the youth justice system. We have experience in delivering educational packages, including pre-entry, entry level, GCSE and up to A Levels, while supporting social development and mental well-being. Working with children aged 11-25.

Our staff are trained in strategies to support and build relationships with children and young people to ensure engagement in our services. Many of our children and young people are currently out of education, they may be hard to reach, or on the autistic spectrum. They may have communication challenges or present with challenging behaviours. We have staff to cater for all needs. We work closely with our partners, Edith Kay Independent School and Work Skills Learning, and many local authorities.

We are looking for a qualified Mindfulness Instructor to work with our students on techniques to help increased focus, attention, self-control, classroom participation and  compassion. To help improved academic performance, ability to resolve conflict, overall well-being and to decreased levels of stress, depression, anxiety, disruptive behavior. Support work is demanding and intensive and staff will be expected to have had some experience of working/ dealing with SEND or students in some capacity. EK Outreach Services offer on-going training to all staff, and we are proud of the high quality of all of our staff, so you will be joining a very experienced team.

Our hours are flexible, and can be both full or part time.

Salary is based on hours and experience

We are looking for Mentors willing to work in North London and/ or Hertfordshire

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