Learning Mentor with Cover Supervisor Responsibilities (HLTA Equivalent), Leicester

Closing date:

Queensmead Primary AcademyLeicester

Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £18,870 - £23,111 (£14,105 - £17,275 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

Ref: 18-19/QPA/002

32.5 hours a week, term time (39 weeks)

£18,870 - £23,111 (£14,105 - £17,275 pro rata)

Required November 2018

Closing Date: 14th October 2018 at midnight

Shortlisted candidates will be notified on Monday 15th October 2018

Interviews to take place on Wednesday 17th October 2018

(If any potential candidates have holiday commitments on the interview date, please contact the academy to arrange an interview during w/c 8th October)

Queensmead Primary Academy is a vibrant and caring school filled with wonderful pupils and a committed and enthusiastic team who strive to provide quality experiences to enhance our pupil’s lives. We are seeking to appoint a committed and talented Learning Mentor with Cover Responsibilities to work at our fantastic Academy.

The successful post holder will be required to help with the organising and running of intervention groups across the academy and also cover classes in the absence of the Class Teacher; including unplanned absence and/or planned absence due to the allocation of PPA time. 

This is a great opportunity for someone wanting to gain teaching experience and develop a wide range of skills whilst working in a friendly and supportive environment. To be successful you must be able to demonstrate:

· excellent communication skills

· the use of initiative

· great organisational skills

· the ability to relate to and engage with a wide range of pupils across KS1 & 2

· ability to ensure high standards in terms of achievement and behaviour.

Training and support will be provided from a welcoming and professional team. If you think you have what it takes to work within this role we look forward to hearing from you.

The role is for 32.5 hours a week, term time only therefore this is reflected in the pro rata salary. 

For further information please visit:


Alternatively, call our Recruitment Line on 0115 748 3310 Option 1

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation. 

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More about Queensmead Primary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Winstanley Drive, Braunstone, Leicester, LE3 1PF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 116 285 8518