You are using the web browser we don't support. Please upgrade or use a different browser to improve your experience.
"icon arrow top"

Experienced Behaviour Specialist New

Teaching Personnel

£70 - 85 per day


Temporary | Full Time



  • Full-time position (Mon - Fri 8.30am - 15.30pm)
  • SEN Provision based in Wakefield
  • Immediate start
  • Behavioural, ASD and ADHD needs depending on each class

An school based in Wakefield are seeking a Behaviour Mentor. This position is for an immediate start, and is full-time, long term until the end of the academic year. For the successful Behaviour Mentor, there is also the potential for a permanent contract to be offered. The ideal candidate will also be aware of, or have, Team Teach accrediation.

The school caters for students that are considered at risk/vulnerable or have a range of complex needs including Autism, ADHD and mental health difficulties.

You will be working in small class sizes, alongside a group of staff that are passionate with the work they do.

The Role

  • Support the Class Teacher
  • Engaging and encouraging students in learning activities
  • Positive role model
  • Working 1-1 with students who need extra attention
  • Behaviour management - diffusing challenging situations, de-escalating conflict

This Behaviour Mentor role would suit an inspirational leader! You must be creative, able to think on your feet and think outside the box about ways in which you can get through to students from various backgrounds. You must be calm, patient and up for a challenge. The rewards are endless when you are successful in this educational setting and for the right candidate the Provision also has good funding for this role.

Start your career and change lives by working in Special Education – apply now!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQ’s on the Teaching Personnel website for details.
All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.
Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.
For details of our privacy policy, please visit the Teaching Personnel website.