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Academic Mentor

Four Dwellings Primary AcademyBirmingham

Academic Mentor

Salary: £19,000 FTE

Start date: As soon as possible 

37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Four Dwellings Primary Academy is a two-form entry primary academy set in the heart of Birmingham and we are a proud member of the Quinton community. We are within close proximity of our three other primaries, Montgomery Primary, Percy Shurmer, and Lea Forest Primary who are also part of Academies Enterprise Trust (AET) and are all judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted’. We help and support each other and undertake shared moderation. 

As an Academic Mentor, you will play a key role in the country’s recovery from Covid-19, as part of the government-backed National Tutoring Programme. With the aim to reach 250,000 pupils in England that may have encountered barriers to learning, this is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact by delivering quality tuition sessions to small groups. 

In return we will offer you:

  • A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff with the capability and desire to raise student achievement even further
  • Opportunities for further professional development
  • A caring and supportive working environment within a vibrant Academy community.

We passionately believe that every child can discover their own remarkable life. It’s what motivates us around here. We know this vision requires something extra. Which is why at AET, you’ll find more. More opportunities, so you can forge your own path. More care and support, so you can prioritise what matters most. More purpose, for you and for the children we’re inspiring. 

We offer:  

  • More training and development, so you can get better at what you do - Varied and stretching continuous professional development opportunities.  
  • More support for you and your loved ones - A health cash plan, employee loans and savings scheme, discounted gym membership and employee assistance programme.  
  • More technology so you can make more impact -  Google Workspace Enterprise for Education embedded throughout. Collaborative cloud technology gives you access to the latest tools, when and where it suits you. More tech enabled classrooms mean less time spent on admin.  
  • More reward - A generous and flexible Local Government Pension scheme for support staff.  
  • More possibilities - To inspire children to find their remarkable. 

This is a fixed-term contract until the 31st July 2021 and is required to commence as soon as possible 

Closing date: Monday 6th December 2021 

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices, we are unable to accept CV’s.  Come inspire their remarkable with us, apply today.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity.  Job share, part-time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.  

We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria. 

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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements.  Please visit our website https://sites.google.com/aetinet.org/academies-enterprise-trust/work-at-aet/graduates for further details.

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