Graduate Academic Mentor - Secondary - KS5

I Teachers Ltd
£60 - £65 p day
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a high calibre graduate who is looking for the opportunity to work within a school until the end of the academic year?

Maybe you have missed last year's Teacher Training intake and would like to do something worthwhile before starting next year?

Perhaps you would like to dip your toe in the water to see if education is the right career path for you?

If you are interested in becoming a teacher and would love the opportunity to gain a valuable insight into the day-to-day running and challenges of a school, then look no further!

Graduate Academic Mentor

  • 2:1 or above essential
  • Ofsted outstanding secondary school
  • Starting ASAP
  • Potential teacher training opportunities
  • £300 per week
  • Interviewing as soon as possible
  • Dudley, West Midlands

About the Role:

As a graduate teaching assistant you will be allocated a core group of students that you will support and mentor on an individual and group basis. You will gain a fascinating insight into what it takes to be an outstanding teacher and mentor, as well as gaining more responsibility as your confidence grows. You will primarily be working within the schools sixth form department, presenting yourself as a go to for academic, emotional and personal support for a core group of students. You may be required to work closely with subject teachers, members of the Senior Leadership Team and parents to give advice, support and guidance.

Person Specification:

To be successful in this role, you will need to have at least a 2:1 degree, preferably in a core subject. Experience is not essential, however you will need to show commitment and drive to your own development and have a passion for education. You will need to be confident communicating with a wide range of people and have the ability to think on your feet in fast-paced, high pressure situations.

About the School:

This vibrant and inclusive secondary school, continuously strives to improve the opportunities it provides at school for all its students. The school has a broad and rich curriculum, with many extra-curricular activities on offer. The school has a team of dedicated staff, who are supported to achieve and be the best they can be too. High quality advice and support is provided to all graduates that join their school, to ensure the right decisions are made for your future career. The school has excellent facilities and this role really will provide you with the opportunity to make a real difference.

The school is located in the heart of Dudley and is easily accessible by bus and train from the surrounding areas, as well as benefitting from onsite parking.

About i-teachers:

We are working with other schools in the Dudley and surrounding areas who are looking for ambitious and passionate graduates that will make a difference in their schools! They are committed to the development and retention of the graduates recruited onto their foundation programme and will support you every step of the way!

To find out more about these fantastic opportunities then please contact Jamie for a friendly and confidential chat about the roles themselves and to discuss your next career steps.

if this role is not quite what you are looking for - wrong area, you would prefer more responsibility or perhaps you would like to support in a specific subject or area call Jamie at i-teachers for a chat - we could have the ideal role for you!

If you are excited about this opportunity then click APPLY NOW and send your CV to Jamie at i-teachers.

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