This job expired on 17 January 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Application deadline

    17 January 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    10 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Education support
Working pattern
Full time
37.5 hours per week 8.45am - 4.45pm (30 minute unpaid lunch break) Monday -Friday Term time only
Contract type
G4 - £19,922 per annum

Job summary

Are you looking for an innovative and forward thinking school which genuinely invests and develops you? Then come and join us at Whitmore High School where we believe all our exceptional staff contribute to transforming students’ lives!

We are looking for a 6th Form Learning Mentor who would like to join our dynamic and successful school; someone who would like to be part of a friendly and hard-working team.

The successful candidate will:
• Be able to engage constructively with, and relate to, a wide range of young people and families/carers with different ability, ethnic and social backgrounds as well as with teachers and other professionals
• Need commitment, energy and patience and must be prepared to learn; a positive team player
• Possess strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise own work load, meet all deadlines and remain calm under pressure
• Have the ability to deal positively with large numbers of students and the ability to command their compliance and respect
• Be able to work collaboratively with others to assess and review the needs of young people, identify potential barriers to learning and jointly engage in strategies to overcome these barriers, drawing on in-school and external advice and expertise where necessary
• Have a good level of administrative and computer skills including MS Office Excel & Word
• Be numerate and literate, have strong attention to detail and accuracy with a good level of education
• Be committed to the principles and practice of inclusion and equal opportunities for all
• Be committed to the principles and practice of safeguarding all young people

Additional allowances

• State of the art building with well-equipped classrooms, excellent resources and modern facilities
• Fantastic support from your line managers and SLT who will develop you and want to see you succeed in your career
• You’ll be working in an OFSTED rated ‘Outstanding’ school
• Exceptional and wide ranging CPD opportunities
• Staff Wellbeing group who promote a healthy work life balance and arrange activities such as weekly staff yoga, well-being garden, on-site massage, weekly fruit, book club with free Kindle loan for staff etc.
• Free annual flu jab
• Free use of the on-site gym
• Cycle to Work tax free bike scheme

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1713 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Whitmore High School

Please view our school website for further details on the school. OFSTED graded outstanding in all areas and commented “ Students have outstanding attitudes to learning and take a pride in their work ”. Our students are happy, well behaved make excellent progress.

School location

Porlock Avenue, Harrow, HA2 0AD

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