Learning together for a life of opportunities
Learning Mentor Level 1
Required for September 2021 (An earlier start date is possible)
Hours of Work: 26.25 hours a week – Term Time Only + 3 Days
Monday – Friday: 9.15am – 3.00pm
Salary: NJC Point 6 £19,698 (Pro Rata)
Location: Bursar Primary Academy, Clee Road, Cleethorpes, DN35 9HU. Telephone: 01472 691798
NOR 236 + 26 FS1 FTE
The governors, staff and pupils wish to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic Learning Mentor to engage and support children who are experiencing difficulties in learning due to a range of issues.
We are looking for a positive, enthusiastic and approachable professional to join our team; someone who is passionate about helping children reach their full potential and has the ability to form excellent relationships and rapport with pupils. You will be expected to think on your feet, offer flexibility and be proactive.
You will be able to work creatively in a variety of ways to help children overcome their barriers to learning. Candidates must have good literacy and numeracy skills to at least GCSE or equivalent level, excellent organisational skills and effective behavioural management skills. Previous experience of the knowledge and skills for the role is desirable.
The successful candidate will be involved in a variety of activities including:
- Developing 1:1 and small group mentoring programmes
- Peer mediation and buddy training
- School Council – pupil voice
- Break and lunch time clubs
- Bereavement support
- Self-esteem building
- Working collaboratively with external agencies
- Individual learning support within and/or beyond the classroom
We would like to hear from you if you enjoy the challenge of making a difference to children's lives; if you do, then Bursar Primary Academy can offer you:
- A welcoming academy with a dedicated and enthusiastic staff team.
- A committed and supportive governing body.
- Fabulous pupils who are keen to learn.
Please view the academy website – www.bursaracademy.co.uk - for an application form, job description and person specification. For any further information, please contact the Academy Business manager, Jo Arnold by email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01472 691798. Completed applications should also be sent to email@example.com.
Closing date: 4pm – 14th April 2021
Interviews week beginning: 19th April 2021 TBC
Bursar Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post will be subject to an application to the disclosure and barring service.