Learning Mentor, Reading

Closing date:

Prospect SchoolReading

Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Starting salary: NJC 4 (Sp 18-21) £12,265 - £13,351 pa (FTE £18,870 - £20,541 pa)
Contract term: Permanent

28.75 hours per week (8.30am - 2.45pm)

Term time, plus two Inset Days 

Prospect School is looking to take on enthusiastic Learning Mentors. Learning Mentors work within several areas such as Learning Support, Behaviour Support or in the Bridge (specialist resource for students with specific or moderate learning difficulties), although you may be required to work in any of these areas at times as required. Please indicate a preference.

You will be committed to helping students in removing barriers to learning, and will need to be flexible and effective with a good understanding on how to motivate pupils to learn. The skills for the role include an enthusiasm to support each pupil to reach their full potential.

We offer a commitment to personal development, and a friendly supportive workplace. This could be excellent opportunity for aspiring teachers to develop the necessary tools and experience required to move on to a PGCE or School Direct programme in the future at our friendly and supportive secondary school. 

Please apply as soon as possible, using the application form which can be downloaded from the School website or obtained from the school. Applicants are encouraged to seek information about the School via the website: www.prospect.reading.sch.uk Only applications submitted on the school’s application form will be considered. Please contact the Office Manager, Mrs L Akister on 0118 902 3152 or email lakister@prospect.reading.sch.uk for further information. 

Closing date: Monday 15 October 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The recruitment of the successful applicant will be subject to enhanced DBS certificate and registration with the update service. Prospect School is an equal opportunities employer. 

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More about Prospect School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Cockney Hill, Tilehurst, Reading, Berkshire, RG30 4EX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9590466
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Prospect School is a popular, effective and successful school, which demands high standards of work and behaviour from its students, and to which parents send their children with confidence.  We provide thorough preparation for the broad range o...