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Learning Support Mentor

Teaching Personnel

£70 - 90 per day


Permanent | Full Time



Teaching Personnel are currently seeking a highly motivated Learning Support Mentor to support students with Autism in a school in Tilehurst, Reading. 

Your role will involve:

  • Provide support to individual students or small groups of students with Autism
  • Work closely with the school's SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) to support the needs of students
  • Help to create a positive and inclusive learning environment for all students
  • Monitor and record student progress and provide regular updates to the class teacher and SENCO
  • Provide support for students during school trips and other extracurricular activities


  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Flexibility and willingness to adapt to the needs of individual students
  • Qualification in teaching assistant or related field is preferred but not essential


This role has the possibility of allowing you career progression to become a Cover Supervisor for the school on a permanent contract. 

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.
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