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1:1 Behaviour Support Mentor

Job Description

Are you a dedicated and passionate individual with experience in providing 1:1 support for students with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Dunbar Education Recruitment Agency is seeking an enthusiastic and committed 1:1 Behaviour Support Mentor to join an esteemed SEN setting in Corby. If you have a genuine interest in making a positive impact on the lives of students with additional needs, we want to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with a student in a 1:1 capacity, providing tailored support and guidance based on their individual needs.
  • Assist in managing and improving challenging behaviors, ensuring a safe and nurturing learning environment.
  • Collaborate with teachers, support staff, and parents to implement effective strategies for the student's personal and academic growth.
  • Monitor progress, document relevant observations, and maintain accurate records to track the student's development.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive atmosphere, promoting independence and boosting self-esteem.


  • Previous experience working as a 1:1 Behaviour Support Mentor within an SEN setting is highly desirable.
  • Strong understanding of various Special Educational Needs and strategies for behavior management.
  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to build rapport with students with additional needs.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, to liaise effectively with various stakeholders.
  • A proactive and adaptable approach, able to tailor support to individual learning styles.
  • Relevant qualifications or certifications in education, child development, or SEN (desirable but not mandatory).


  • The opportunity to work within a supportive and dedicated team committed to empowering students with SEN.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge in the field of SEN.
  • A chance to make a real difference in the lives of students and contribute to their personal and academic growth.

How to Apply: If you are ready to take on this rewarding role as a 1:1 Behaviour Support Mentor in an SEN setting, please submit your up-to-date CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and passion for working with students with SEN.