Learning Mentor - Finham Park 2

Finham Park 2, Torrington Avenue, Coventry, CV4 9WT
£19,171 - £22,462 FTE (Actual £16,562 - £19,405)
11 Sep 2019
20 Sep 2019
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37 hours per week, Term Time Only plus 1 Week.

Fixed Term until August 2020.

Finham Park 2 is an exciting new co-educational academy in Coventry that opened in September 2015. Already a popular choice with local parents, we have a full cohort of Years 7 to 11 students. Our students are smart, thoughtful, inquisitive, well-behaved and polite; on entry they are significantly above the national average for attainment in English and Mathematics.

The school was set up by leaders from the ‘Outstanding’ (2015) Finham Park School and is proud to be part of and supported by the Finham Park Multi Academy Trust.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a professional and enthusiastic Learning Mentor to provide a complementary service to that provided by teachers and pastoral staff in order to address the needs of pupils, who need help and support to overcome barriers to learning, both inside and outside school, to achieve their full potential. It will involve working with a range of students, but giving priority to those that experience multiple disadvantages.

The role will target, help and support as part of a coordinated response by the school and other agencies to address a range of issues and bring about a positive sustainable changes with individual students and the school community as a whole. The role will also have responsibility for supporting and working with the experienced EWO doing home visits to improving attendance and reducing persistent absence, which will require driving the school minibus after training; therefore, it is essential that applicants must have a clean valid driving licence.

Closing date: Wednesday 18th September 2019 at 9 am

Interviews to be held: Friday 27th September 2019

A candidate pack is available to download below.  Completed application forms should be returned to apply@finhampark.co.uk or by post to: Human Resources, Finham Park Multi Academy Trust, Torrington Avenue, Coventry. CV4 9WT

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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.

Supporting documents
Job Description.pdf
Person Specification.pdf
MAT Application Form.doc

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