Maths Academic Mentor
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This job is at a successful, community led secondary school in Birmingham who are achieving good levels of progress and above average results. They have a brilliant reputation for Inclusion and a strong teaching team. As part of their commitment to helping every child achieve the best results they can, they are keen to employ two graduate coaches to work with students from September.
Your new role
This role will be based in the Maths department working with teaching staff to improve the attainment levels of students, mainly at GCSE. You will be working closely with teachers to identify and support students who need extra support, and then working with them on a one to one and small group basis to improve areas of weakness such as Algebra, Geometry and Ratio. You will be preparing and marking resources in line with the curriculum, and supporting the class teacher to deliver engaging and dynamic lessons.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to hold a BA Hons degree in Mathematics or a similar subject at 2:2 standard or above, and have some experience of working with school-age children and young people on either a paid, or voluntary basis. This could be in a youth club, school or tuition setting for example and will need to be in the last two years. This academic mentor job is ideal for someone who is passionate about supporting children reach their potential and about making a difference to young lives.
What you'll get in return
You will be offered a competitive daily rate and the option to claim additional offset expenses. The school itself achieves well above the national average and you will be working with a department who have successful strategies and structures in place to raise attainment, which for anyone considering teaching in the future will be excellent experience. There may be teacher training or future employment opportunities for the right candidate.
What you need to do now
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