Sport Graduate Behaviour Mentor

  • Yorkshire, UK
  • Dec 01, 2022

Job Description

Sport Graduate Behaviour Mentor

Are you a sport graduate or sport student looking for a career in education? If so, Veritas Education are searching for behaviour support mentors to work in a special school in Bradford. This role has a focus on behaviour support and behaviour management, alongside supporting the pupils with their SEMH.


  • Throughout this role as a behaviour mentor, you will be required to support pupils in a group setting and on a 1-1 basis with their learning
  • You will also support and assist their social and emotional and behavioural needs throughout the school day
  • You will be required to support and de-escalate their behaviour and be confident with behaviour management
  • Be proactive and be a positive role model to the pupils


  • GCSE Maths and English
  • 2:2 and above in a sport university degree (or currently completing the course)
  • Previous experience supporting children and young people is desirable
  • Relevant training and certificates such as Team Teach is desirable, although training can be offered by Veritas
  • Candidates must hold or be willing to apply for an enhanced DBS upon registration
  • Have proof of eligibility to work in the UK

What we offer:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • CPD courses including safeguarding and Team Teach to enhance your professional portfolio
  • A specialist consultant
  • A wide range of schools to gain experience
  • Temporary to permanent, full time and part time positions are available

If you have the experience and skills required for this role, please contact Courtney Shepherd on or send your CV and any training/certificates to


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'