Graduate Learning Mentor (STEM subjects)

Recruiter
i teachers
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£60 - £65 p day
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Learning Mentor - STEM graduate

Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths Graduates wanted (STEM graduate)

Are you a graduate in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths subject, thinking of what career path to take and considering education?

Maybe you would like to gain experience in a secondary school before embarking on a teacher training course in order to fully evaluate your next career move?

Would your knowledge and confidence gain as a result of spending the rest of the academic year supporting disadvantaged pupils achieve their potential?

If so then this could be the perfect opportunity for an ambitious graduate to provide quality support as a STEM graduate Learning Mentor and to gain paid experience prior to applying for a teacher training / School Direct course the following year.

STEM Graduate - Learning Mentor Benefits:

Earn £300 per week

Gain invaluable experience in a paid Learning Mentor role

Located centrally in Birmingham with good public transport links

Working hours between Mon-Fri / 8am-4pm

Long-term placement for the academic year

Fantastic opportunity to support pupils to succeed!

Excellent experience prior to a Teacher training course in 2018!

Overview of the role:

Working as part of an inspirational intervention team, you will play an integral role in the support of pupils within a variety of subjects ranging from Year 7 up to Year 11. You will work alongside exceptional teachers within an outstanding intervention department. This role is ideal for an ambitious Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths graduate to apply today for your role as a learning mentor in order to build experience before you enrol on a teacher training course the following year.

This role is ideal for a STEM graduate who has experience working with young people, either in a school-setting or as part of volunteering activities, however experience is not vital, the most important thing is that you are a STEM graduate with a passion to support pupils to achieve their goals!

Learning Mentor STEM graduate - Person Specification:

Excellent communication is extremely important in this role as you will be supporting a variety of ages and abilities. It is also vital that you have good literacy and numeracy skills, having obtained an A-B in your GCSE grades and A-B in your A Levels will be advantageous to your application. The ideal candidate must be confident, engaging and resilient and be able to bounce back after facing any difficulties in your role. This is an amazing opportunity for the right candidate to have a stepping stone towards their future career as a teacher as you will gain invaluable experience. The experience and skills gained in this role will be transferable in your future role in education or elsewhere.

Learning Mentor STEM graduate - Roles & Responsibilities:

In this role you will work closely with the intervention department where there is a vibrant and cohesive group of outstanding practitioners who will support you in your new learning mentor role. On a day to day basis you will support the teachers within the intervention department by leading interventions on a one to one and group basis for those pupils who may be underachieving, whether that be those on C/D borderline or A/B. You will also be expected to run small group sessions for disadvantaged pupils in order to give them as much support as possible in order for them to reach their potential.

Learning Mentor STEM graduate - The school:

This supportive school was recently rated 'Good' by Ofsted. The school has recently undergone a complete refurbishment and the school is now situated in state-of-the-art, modern new build where the classrooms are of the highest quality. This Secondary school is located within Birmingham and can be easily accessed via car or public transport. The school is very proud of their achievements and this year achieved their highest ever GCSE results. The school are keen to meet ambitious Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths graduates who are passionate about their subject in order to add real value to their school.

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