Criminology Graduate Opportunities

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1382377196-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Academics Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Health and Safety, Social care, Teaching and Education
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Criminology Graduate - Aspiring Youth Criminal Justice Worker - Mental Health- SW London

Would you like to work with young people who need support with their social, emotional mental health? Do you have aspirations to be a youth worker or to work in youth criminal justice? If so, then this role is not to be missed.

The School:

This is a brand new school which opened in September 23. They are supporting children and young people both at school and in the local community. It's an exciting time to join.

The school is based near the areas of Hampton, Feltham and Teddington and provides support for children aged 5-19 years who have a range of learning and behavioural needs due to social, emotional and mental health challenges. All students that attend the school have a designated Education Health Care Plan (EHCP) which details their specific needs in terms of the care and support they will have access to. The school provides a safe learning environment for children who suffer with high levels of anxiety which can result in a lack of focus and challenging behaviour.

What is involved: Criminology Graduate - Aspiring Youth Criminal Justice Worker - Mental Health

  • Providing assistance and supervision for children's behaviour during the school day and supporting their learning and participation in class
  • Working with a class, a small group or individual learners, both inside and outside of the classroom
  • Encouraging the development of social skills and supporting students' individual needs
  • Helping to build confidence and motivation
  • Participating in team meetings and training programmes as an active member of a team
  • Maintaining progress records
  • Supporting regulations pertaining to safeguarding

What is required:

  • An Undergraduate Degree, ideally in a relevant subject such as Psychology or Criminology
  • Knowledge and/or a keen interest and understanding of the range of different types of learning and behavioural needs
  • Good general education levels in English and Maths - A Levels are preferable
  • A co-operative working style and a proactive approach to solving problems
  • Good interpersonal and communication skill and a caring attitude
  • Flexibility in terms of working patterns

Summary: Criminology Graduate - Aspiring Youth Criminal Justice Worker - Mental Health

  • Youth Criminal Justice, Learning Mentor, Behaviour Mentor, Teaching Assistant
  • 90- 95 per annum (5-day week - 8.15am to 4.15pm)
  • Special needs schools and mainstream settings with specialist provision - mental health, trauma, SEN
  • Full time and part time roles, flexible working hours and short and long term contracts
  • July or September 24 starts depending on your availability
  • Apply via this advert or call Ben Mason on (phone number removed) for more details.