Learning Mentor (Maternity Cover)
Start date December 2019
Hours 37 hours per week, 38 weeks of the year
Pay scale Grade G, scale 8-9 £19,945 to £20,344 FTE
Purpose of the job:
To provide mentoring support to specified individuals or groups of children in order to raise motivation and academic achievement. In conjunction with other staff, address the needs of children who require assistance in overcoming barriers to learning. To support pupils to achieve their full potential who may be exhibiting behaviour, emotional or social problems in school.
To establish functional strategies for the school in all areas of pastoral care. To develop and implement long term plans within the school that guide staff to support pupils to overcome their barriers to learning and maximise the opportunities provided for them.
To engage parents in school life and sign post families to appropriate support and services from outside agencies. To support vulnerable children by assisting the SEN team.
Please see the Job Description and Person Specification for specific details of the role.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Susie Valentine-Pyle on 01832 272392 or email [email protected] Visits to the after-school club are encouraged.
An application pack can be downloaded from our website: www.oundleceprimary.org Please return it completed to Susie Valentine-Pyle, Oundle CE Primary School, Cotterstock Road, Oundle, PE8 5HA. Alternatively you can email it to [email protected].
Closing date: 29th November 2019
Oundle CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.