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Behaviour Mentor (SEN setting)

Job Description

Are you ready to make a real difference in the lives of children and teenagers with SEN and SEMH needs in Stevenage? We are seeking an exceptional Behaviour Support Mentor to join our dynamic team in our specialist provision. If you have the experience and passion for supporting young individuals and want to be part of a positive and transformative environment, this role is perfect for you.

Key responsibilities:

  • Embark on 1-2-1 sessions with identified pupils, providing invaluable support to shape their behaviour positively
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop innovative behaviour support plans, fostering a culture of growth and empowerment
  • Deliver comprehensive training and support to colleagues, equipping them with effective behaviour management strategies
  • Engage in open and constructive communication with parents, carers, and external agencies, promoting a holistic approach to student well-being


  • Proven experience in successfully supporting children and young people with their behaviour, creating lasting impact
  • Demonstrated expertise in helping individuals with SEN, employing tailored strategies to meet their unique needs
  • Outstanding communication skills, enabling you to connect with students, colleagues and stakeholders alike
  • Ability to thrive both independently and collaboratively, ensuring a cohesive and supportive team environment
  • A relevant qualification would be advantageous, showcasing your dedication to continuous professional development

Suppose you possess an unwavering dedication to making a positive impact on the lives of children and young people with SEN and SEMH, along with the requisite experience and skills. In that case, we are excited to hear from you. Next, submit your comprehensive CV and a compelling cover letter.

We are deeply committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. As such, we expect all staff members to share our commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, reflecting our commitment to maintaining a safe and nurturing environment.

What is in it for you?

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Access to free CPD
  • An agency that can guarantee you work (conditions apply)
  • Exclusive schools that only work with Dunbar Education
  • High demand for supply teaching
  • Variety of schools to teach in

Why use Dunbar Education?

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