Education and Engagement Specialist - Saffron Walden, Essex

"I’m not listening"

Often the response you will receive from working with Fresh Start’s students. Question is, why won’t they listen?

As a 1:1 Behavioural Support Tutor you’ll be working with young people with a range of complex barriers to learning.

This young person is of KS2 age needs help with engagement, before education can be considered. They have ADHD, ODD and attachment issues and really needs someone to understand them and how they can learn,

Here’s how:

  • Working on a bank staff contract – offering you a healthy work/life balance
  • Located in and around Cambridge (We have several roles with different students throughout Cambridge)
  • Competitive hourly rates plus additional payment for planning and reports
  • This placement is 25 hours per week, from 9.30am-2.30pm - hours may vary depending on contract
  • Placements last 6-12 weeks
  • You do not need to be a qualified teacher

What’s in it for you?

  • Generous allowances for travel, food and resources per session
  • CPD training offered and encouraged
  • Opportunity to utilise and maximise your valuable experience - and be appreciated for it
  • Opportunity to attend Fresh Start's annual national conference in London

What do you need to work for Fresh Start and with their young people in this area?

  • Experience of engaging the disengaged with a holistic, pupil-centred approach
  • Experience of planning and delivering education to young people of KS2 age
  • Experience supporting young people with additional needs, in particular with SEMH, and who have been excluded
  • Be non-judgemental, patient, emotionally resilient and person-centred
  • Consistent weekly availability (minimum 2 days per week)

Even if you don't have all the above, it's worth giving us a call on 020 3409 3139 and we can chat about your experience

If this position sounds right up your street, click Apply to register now and upload your CV.

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We’re serious about Safeguarding and Child Protection. Therefore, if successful, you must be willing to undergo thorough employment and character reference checks as well as an enhanced Child and Adult DBS check.

  • £90 - £190 per day
  • Contract, Part Time
  • Saffron Walden,Essex
  • SAFF0320