English Graduate Learning Mentor

Recruiter
I Teachers Ltd
Location
Rotherham
Salary
£275 - £300 p week
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

English Graduate Learning Mentor

Rotherham, South Yorkshire

Are you a recent English Literature graduate looking to take your first steps towards a career in teaching?

Are you passionate about supporting students through their GCSE and A-level English exams?

Perhaps you are an English language graduate keen to provide support for students who have English as an additional language and need high amounts of support to achieve their full potential in their exams?

This secondary school in Rotherham is keen to appoint a versatile English graduate who has a real desire to support GCSE and A-level students and international new arrivals! Is this you?

English Graduate Learning Mentor

***Perfect for an English Language/Literature Graduate

***Academic and Pastoral support

***Rotherham Secondary School

***2:1 or higher in English degree

***Earn up to £300 per week

***Full-time role from September

*** Paid experience prior to getting on a PGCE course or other teacher training next year

Person Specification- English Graduate Learning Mentor

This role is perfect for an English Graduate with future aspirations to become an English teacher or a speech and language therapist. If you have graduated with a 2:1 or 1st from a Russell Group university with a 2:1 or higher in English language or literature then this could be the perfect role for you. The ideal candidate will have gained previous experience working with children either tutoring or mentoring, not necessarily in a school based setting.

Job Role- English Graduate Learning Mentor

In this role you will have a range of duties which vary depending on your specific qualifications. Your primary responsibility will be to work with GCSE students who have need extra support to achieve that C grade. You may also be required to provide 1:1 support for students who have English as an additional language and you will be required to effectively break down this communication barrier and allow them to achieve their full academic potential.

About the School- English Graduate Learning Mentor

You will be joining a well-regarded secondary school close to the centre of Sheffield, meaning it benefits from excellent transport links making the school easily accessible. The school has seen a year on year increase in A-C GCSE results specifically in English and recognises the importance of excellent support staff to contributing to the success. You will become a highly valued member of the schools English department.

You may be required to also work closely with the schools inclusion department, alongside the SENCO, working with the higher than average amount of foreign students who need extra support to learn the English Language. You must be patient, caring and resilient to provide effective support for these students.

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to join this fantastic secondary school in Rotherham! Click 'Apply Now' to send your CV to Jonny at i-teachers.


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