Education  2023-01-23 08:56:15



Behaviour Mentor

Full Time

£75-£100 per day


Are you seeking a new challenge and a position where you can make a real difference?….then look no further!

Supply Desk are pleased to be supporting a school in Hemel Hempstead in their search for a behaviour mentor to support children in the school which are displaying challenging behaviour so far this academic year or have SEN needs such as ADHD,  Autism and SEMH. The school invests in staff development and delivers a vibrant curriculum therefore helping staff and students alike achieve their full potential.

The Role:

Ensure students are on task and staying focused in lessons
Use de-escalation techniques to support children displaying challenging behaviour and diffuse difficult situations
Supporting the class teacher throughout the day and have input into next steps for the children following lessons
Supporting students inside and outside of the classroom

Provide academic and emotional support to students with behavioural difficulties and SEN needs – ADHD, SEMH and EBD
To nurture students and build positive relationships so they respond well inside and outside the classroom
Help students to be accountable for their own learning
Be a true role model and able to inspire students in different aspects of their learning

Previous experience working with SEN and supporting children displaying challenging behaviour
Experience working in a SEN school, alternative provision or PRU would be an advantage
Have worked with SEN children previously or in a profession with transferrable skills such as care work/ military/ support workers/ counsellor/ therapist/ social worker
Previous experience of working with people of any age in challenging situations
Confident in your ability to build relationships with students and support children displaying challenging behaviour
Resilient, hardworking and committed to making a difference in the lives of young learners
Supply Desk can offer you:

* Competitive rates of pay

* Recommend a friend bonus scheme

* Out of hours on-call service

* Day to day or long term assignments

Supply Desk is working in partnership with Buckinghamshire Local Authority and represent a host of opportunities in Buckinghamshire. In addition to top rates of pay, and a commitment to your professional development we can offer you a pension contribution scheme and a dedicated consultant to support you every step of the way.  Please visit our website .

To take full advantage of this opportunity please forward your CV to (url removed)

or call Jenny Harrison on:  for more information.

Due to the overwhelming response to online advertising, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Supply Desk offer a £100 ‘Golden Hello’ for anyone who introduces a teacher/teaching assistant. Get in touch for further details.

Supply Desk is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) check which must be maintained throughout the period of employment and meet Safer Recruitment standards. (AGY)


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