Learning Mentor - Maternity cover for up to twelve months, starting September 2021.
Grade 7 - Salary £24,491 - £27,741 (£12,793 - £14,491 Pro Rata)
22.5 hours per week (3 days per week), 39 weeks per year.
Working days – 3 days per week - to be confirmed at interview
Application deadline: 12 Noon Friday 25th June 2021
Interviews: Week Commencing Monday 5th July
Are you a patient, enthusiastic and hardworking individual who is looking for a challenging but very rewarding role as a Learning Mentor? As a Learning Mentor you will be supporting students with a range of emotional, behavioral or social issues.
The successful candidate will work with a team of staff that undertakes a wide range of pastoral responsibilities within the school: Working 1 to 1 with students and liaising with outside agencies, supporting teaching and learning by making referrals and supporting students with barriers to learning.
As the ideal candidate, you will:
* Have the ability to engage constructively with, and build working relationships with, a wide range of young people and their families
* Have the ability to work effectively as part of a team with teaching staff and outside agencies
* Have the experience of supporting students with mental health, social, emotional and behavioral difficulties.
* Have a willingness to manage their own time effectively, work flexibly and use their own initiative
Applicants should be fully supportive of the School’s Catholic foundation and Christian ethos.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.