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Learning Mentor and Pastoral Support
  • Employer: St Joachim's Catholic Primary School
  • Reference: Pri/20/126743
  • Published: Wed 20/05/2020, 12:12 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 12/06/2020, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,000 - £24,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St Joachim's Catholic Primary School, Newham

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Learning Mentor and Pastoral Support

St Joachim’s Catholic Primary School
Part of
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy Trust
Headteacher: Mr. J. Allen
Shipman Road
Custom House
E16 3DT
Tel: 0207 476 1658
E mail:


Start Date: 1st September 2020
36 hours per week – Term time only
Qualified Scale 5 point 12-15 £24,462 - £25,809 (pro rata)

(TEMPORARY 1 YEAR CONTRACT with the possibility of teacher training to follow)

We can offer you:

  • an outstanding Catholic school with motivated and enthusiastic pupils
  •  excellent opportunities for personalised CPD
  •  fantastic career progression opportunities
  • easy access by transport and parking available

Our successful candidate will:

  •  be fully committed to our Catholic ethos
  •  be passionate and ambitious about the education of all children
  •  have high expectations and a commitment to raising standards
  •  enjoy working in a strong team environment
  • be flexible to the changing needs of the school and academy

Applicants should be enthusiastic, patient, flexible, hardworking, proactive and able to work with a variety of age groups. The post is based at St Joachim’s.

A degree is desirable or a minimum of GCSE or equivalent qualifications in English, maths and science and excellent spoken and written English. Suitable applicants may have the opportunity in future to train with us to become a teacher on the School Direct route.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to take a maths and English test and have a school based interview.

The schools in the Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and medical questionnaire.

Tests and interviews will take place on Thursday 18th June 2020.

Application forms can also be obtained from our school website: by sending an email to or calling the school.

Applications can be returned to the school by email: referencing in the title Learning Mentor and Pastoral support. Applications by post or hand are also welcome.

Completed forms should be returned to St Joachim’s by 12:00 noon on Friday 12th June 2020.

St Joachim’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to employment checks. References will be sought and the successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure + Barring Service Check.