Sixth Form Academic Mentor, Tower Hamlets

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Morpeth SchoolTower Hamlets

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Start date: September 20174
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London NJC scale 4 pro-rata - actual salary £19,872
Contract term: Temporary

SIXTH FORM ACADEMIC MENTORS required from September 2017 

Posts are full time (35 hours per week), term time only + 3 weeks for 1 year 

NJC Scale 4 £21,546 pro rata (actual monthly salary £1,656)  

We are looking for 3 well qualified honours graduates to become Academic Mentors at this popular, fully inclusive 11-19 comprehensive school in Bethnal Green. You will support and challenge our sixth form students, helping them to become excellent independent learners.  

Applicants need to be able to offer the following combination of subjects: 

• Biology and Psychology or Biology and Health and Social Care 

• Business and Economics 

• Sociology, Religious Studies (Philosophy and Ethics) and Health and Social Care  

You will need a high level of academic literacy, a good honours degree and A levels at B grade or above in all relevant subjects.  You will be expected to help to supervise our study areas, ensuring that students are using their Supervised Study periods effectively and contribute to our sixth form enrichment programme. Applicants will have experience of working with young people and a belief in their ability to succeed.   

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 18th September, with interviews the following week. 

Successful candidates must abide by our Safeguarding Children policy and undergo an enhanced DBS check.   

For further details and application form, or see the school website  or phone 020 8981 0921.


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More about Morpeth School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Portman Place, London, E2 0PX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8981 0921
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Morpeth is an eight form entry, mixed, 11-19 comprehensive school situated in Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets.  Under the Specialist Schools programme we gained recognition as a Specialist School for the Arts (Art...