Learning Mentor - Moorside High School
Grade 5 – Salary range £ 17,419 - £ 19,430
Actual Salary £ 15,057 - £ 16,795
37 hours per week
(fixed term contract for 12 months)
Required as soon as possible. Please note that this is a 12 month contract in the first instance.
Moorside High School is an over- subscribed, smaller than average 11-18 mixed comprehensive with a shared Sixth Form on the edge of the Staffordshire Moorlands.
“Pupils’ outcomes at the end of key stage 4 in 2016 have placed the school in the top 5% of schools nationally.”
Ofsted January 2017.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated mentor to join our highly effective pastoral team.
The successful candidate will be committed to helping children in removing barriers to learning. Previous experience in supporting vulnerable children and their families would be advantageous. You will need to demonstrate that you are flexible and effective with a good understanding of behavior management and the ability to motivate pupils to learn. Excellent interpersonal skills are also required together with a genuine commitment to enable each pupil to reach their full potential.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the DBS.
Further details and an application pack are available from our website: www.moorsidehigh.net
Closing date: 22.09.2017
Interview date: 03.10.2017