Job Title: Alternative Provision Behaviour Mentor (not mainstream education)

Location: Nottingham, NG2

Daily Pay: £80-£95 per day

Hours of Work: 8:30am – 3:30pm / 35 hours per week (term-time only)

Start Date: November 2023

Post Objective: To provide behavioural support to promote individual students’ progress.

Classroom Support responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of the Inclusion Manager, work with individuals and small groups of students within a classroom situation to ensure each child has the maximum access to all learning activities.
  • In liaison with teaching staff, plan, prepare and deliver the support needed, developing strategies to achieving positive behavioural outcomes.
  • Support teaching staff with appropriate strategies when dealing with challenging behaviour.
  • Ensure pupils receive regular and constructive feedback with regards to their progress.

Additional Student Support responsibilities:

  • Arrange and develop 1-1mentoring programmes to support students in managing their own classroom behaviour and learning.
  • Work with teaching staff in the planning and implementation of individual behaviour support programmes for named children or small groups.
  • Meeting individual children or small groups to support them through withdrawal from classes or through meetings arranged at other times in the school day.
  • Develop and deliver group workshops for students identified with Behavioural, Social and Emotional Difficulties (SEMH).
  • Small group work intervention for Maths and English
  • Liaise with Alternative Education Providers, parents and teaching staff on student progress.
  • Challenge and motivate students to promote self-esteem.
  • To support the inclusion manager in the day to day running of the isolation unit within school.


  • Have at least one years’ experience working within a school or working with children in a support based setting.
  • Role open to youth workers, sports coaches and candidates working in Summer Camps
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Be able to quickly build relationships with students and staff
  • Enhanced DBS Certificate (within 1 year or on the update service)
  • 2 X references
  • Right to work in the UK

If you feel you would be the right fit for this role, then please apply through submitting your CV. If you are a successful applicant, you will be contacted to arrange the next steps in the progression of your application.

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