Tapton is an Outstanding, happy and oversubscribed 11-18 comprehensive school standing in pleasant grounds, very close to the Peak District.
Tapton School is a Member of Tapton School Academy Trust. The Trust have a shared vision to ‘realise the life chances and dreams of every child’. Our mission is to provide a safe place to be, provide great teaching and learning and create an environment where all opportunities are within reach. Membership provides a range of opportunities for collaborative working and continuing professional development with a network of secondary and primary schools within the locality.
We are looking to appoint an energetic and enthusiastic Academic Mentor, to join a team that is committed to inclusion. Working within an agreed framework to provide support and guidance and deliver short term intervention to students to remove barriers to learning through promoting effective participation, raising self esteem, enhancing individual learning and raising aspirations in order to achieve fully their potential.