Job Description

Required for: September 2024

We are seeking to recruit a Learning Mentor to join our Senior School Learning Support department to provide emotional encouragement and academic support to an individual in Key Stage 4 (ages 14-16).

Applicants should be qualified to a minimum of NVQ Level 3, or equivalent, with experience of working in a secondary school environment being an advantage. This position would particularly suit a recent graduate, though we welcome applications from all interested persons.

This is a full-time post, term time only with a fixed term contract until the end of academic year 2024/2025 in the first instance.

For full details, please see Job Description and Person Specification.

Closing date: Wednesday 19 June 2024. However, we reserve the right to interview before the closing date.

Interviews: TBC

How to apply: Applicants are required to complete the Highclare School application form below and provide a short covering letter detailing your suitability for the role. Completed application forms should be returned by email to CVs will not be accepted.

Highclare School is committed to creating and promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce that reflects the community we are part of. Applications are welcome from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, age or disability. We welcome applications from underrepresented groups.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including referencing checks and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).