Twenty 4 Seven Education are recruiting a Learning Mentor on behalf of a special school in Kidderminster, commencing ASAP. Initially this position is full time and temporary however, for the right candidate this position will be permanent.
About the school:
A special School that is not a “one size fits all school”. Students reap the rewards of innovative and bespoke curriculum by using Outdoor Education, delivering highly engaging and relevant lessons, as well as offering vocational, therapeutic and academic pathways according to need.
About the role:
We are seeking to appoint a learning mentor to work with students in years 7-11 and sixth form. Learning mentors work in lessons, and with individuals or small groups of students outside of lessons, supporting their learning. The successful candidates will work with students with a broad range of special educational needs including: ASD, ADHD, ODD and those who require support with numeracy and literacy. There may be an opportunity to specialise in specific areas for candidates with relevant experience and qualifications. We also have some one-to-one roles available, working specifically with individuals who have more complex needs.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a fantastic school and team of staff, who go above and beyond for the education and welfare of the young people who attend. You will need to be an individual who is resilient and can demonstrate significant presence around the school and can be adaptable to the school day.
What the school offer:
• delightful, enthusiastic pupils who want to learn
• dedicated, talented and highly motivated staff and governors
• fantastic new building
• very successful, ambitious school, determined to build on the standards currently achieved
• proven track record in the professional development of colleagues
• mutually strong and supportive team ethos
• motivated, energising climate
• well-resourced school
• excellent relationships with families
Starting Date: As soon as possible
We are looking for someone who can embrace challenge and change. No day is ever the same. The successful applicant(s) will need to be determined, resilient, resoundingly positive and passionate about their and our educational ethos. The team is made up of inspirational and energetic individuals who have strong moral integrity. You can really make a difference – “We Will Work it Out”
If you are interested in this position, please contact Charlotte for details – 01905896665.
This post is subject to an enhanced from the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.