Learning Mentor (English Department) Required - Leicester

TeacherActive Nottingham
Leicestershire, UK
21 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Learning Mentor (English Department) Required - Leicester

A mainstream secondary school in the Leicester area are in the process of recruiting a full time Learning Mentor to work across all year groups (years 7-11) in their English department, starting after the summer break on a long term cover, commencing September 2019. The role will involve working with small groups and some 1 to 1 work also.

The successful Learning Mentor will need to have experience working with children who are less engaged than some of their fellow students, and possibly more vulnerable. Qualities the school are looking for are:

Knowledge of/interest in English Language and/or Literature
A positive interest in working with children and the ability to develop positive relationships
Ability to get the best out of children and demonstrate their progress.
Able to work on own and as part of a team.
Ability to build good working relationships with a range of colleagues
Confidence to run effective, targeted support groups
A clear communicator
Ability to work calmly and with patience

If you are interested in this role, contact Tom on (phone number removed) or email your up to date CV to

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

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