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SEN Behaviour Support Mentor

Job Description

Are you passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of students with additional needs? Dunbar Education Recruitment Agency is seeking a dedicated Behaviour Support Mentor to join our team. As a leading provider of education support staff, we are committed to providing exceptional care and guidance to students with diverse learning requirements.

Job Description:

As a Behaviour Support Mentor, you will play a vital role in supporting students with a range of additional, associated, and sometimes complex needs. These may include but are not limited to:

  • ADHD (Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder)
  • ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)
  • ODD (Oppositional Defiant Disorder)
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Mental Health Difficulties
  • Language and Learning Difficulties
  • Asperger's Syndrome or those on the Autistic Spectrum


  • Full-time availability; part-time applications will not be considered.
  • Possession of a DBS on the update service or willingness to obtain one prior to employment.
  • Minimum of 6 months of experience working in Special Educational Needs (SEN) settings. Experience in Social, Emotional, and Mental Health (SEMH) or behaviour support is highly beneficial.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing one-to-one or small group support to students with behavioural challenges.
  • Implementing tailored strategies and interventions to promote positive behaviour management.
  • Collaborating with teachers, SENCOs, and external agencies to develop Individual Education Plans (IEPs).
  • Monitoring and tracking student progress, providing regular feedback to stakeholders.
  • Creating a nurturing and inclusive learning environment that fosters emotional well-being and academic success.

If you are passionate about supporting students with additional needs and possess the necessary experience and qualifications, we encourage you to apply for the Behaviour Support Mentor position at Dunbar Education Recruitment Agency. Join us in making a difference in the lives of young learners!

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this role.

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