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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 July 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    4 July 2024

Job details

Job role

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Term time: 37 hours a week, 39 weeks

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

Experience of working with young people

Excellent awareness of child protection and safeguarding policies

Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Email and Internet use)

The ability to manage conflicting priorities

Awareness of the Data Protection Acts

What the school offers its staff

Pension Scheme

Cycle Scheme

Employee Assistance Programme

Further details about the role

South Wolds is a high attaining, semi-rural popular school located in the village of Keyworth in Nottinghamshire which is only 6 miles from West Bridgford. We are also a founding partner of the East Midlands Education Trust, committed to providing a first class education for all of our students.

The South Wolds Academy and Sixth Form is looking for an enthusiastic Behaviour Mentor to join the Inclusion team. The main focus of the role will be proactive behaviour mentoring (including social/emotional behaviours) and supporting student learning across the academy.

This is a non-teaching role in which the successful candidate will be responsible for building excellent working relationships with students, staff and parents/carers. They will be keen to support our students in maximising their achievement whilst also promoting excellent student behaviour interventions. We have high expectations of all students and work collaboratively to ensure that all students are given the best opportunity to thrive.

As part of a dynamic and inclusive team you will be supported by experienced and skilled colleagues in helping to transform the lives of young people.You will be working with students with various behavioural needs under the guidance of senior leaders and teaching staff that need support on a 1:1 basis or in small groups to create and maintain supportive relationships and reinforce the student’s self-esteem whilst promoting engagement and independent learning.

If you would like further details please e-mailjegglenton@southwolds.uk

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process and this may include online searches.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 9.00 am on Wednesday 17th July 2024,

However we reserve the right to interview suitable candidates prior to that date. Should this prove successful we may close to new applicants earlier so please don’t delay in submitting your application.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The South Wolds Academy & Sixth Form

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1032 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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