Learning Mentor

Recruiter
Monarch Education
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
55.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Mar 2018
Closes
29 Mar 2018
Job Type
Entry
Contract Type
Permanent
Learning Mentor for a Primary School in Walsall
Monarch Education are currently working with a Primary School in the Walsall area, who are looking to recruit a learning support mentor/pastoral mentor to start in the Autumn Term.
As a leaning support mentor you will be responsible for working with pupils throughout the School helping them overcome barriers to learning. You will be in charge of driving attendance and punctuality throughout the School and will also have to successfully work with parent/carers as a family support worker.
As a learning mentor you will need to have a good standard of education and be able to build relationships and rapport with pupils, parents and colleagues. You will need prior experience working with children in a School setting or families within a social work setting. You will need to have excellent communication and listening skills with a non-judgmental approach.
The school is a large 2.5 form entry Primary School located in the Walsall area. They have recently been graded as 'Good' by OFSTED and are proud of their welcoming and inclusive support team. The pupils who attend the school come from diverse backgrounds, with a large majority of pupils on Free School Meals. This is an excellent school to work with; you will be well supported within your role and will have the opportunity to support such a wide range of pupils to help engage them in their learning.

If this sounds like the next step in your career then please send your CV along with a short cover letter describing why you would be perfect for the role to

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