18 days remaining to apply

  • Closing date

    22 December 2023 at 12am (midnight)

  • Date listed

    2 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£26,445 - £26,445

Academic Mentor job summary

Job Advert: Academic Mentor 

Location: Ark Burlington Danes Academy, White City 

Contract: Fixed Term until August 31st 2024 

Salary: £26,445 [Ark Support Staff Inner London, Band 1, Pay Point 2] 

Closing date:22 December 2023 

Start date: ASAP 

We are looking to appoint a passionate, enthusiastic Academic Mentor to join the team here at BDA.  


You will be instrumental in our mission to provide every student a great education and real choices in life, regardless of their background. You will deliver high-quality, rigorous sessions that drive achievement and inspire a love of learning that extends beyond the classroom.  


The Role  


This is an excellent opportunity to join our highly driven and supportive department.  

Our curriculum is coherent, content rich and cumulative. You will be part of a successful, positive team, where Professional Development is prioritised.  


Ark Burlington Danes is part of Ark, one of the UK’s most successful school groups, with a network of 39 schools in 4 locations across the country. We offer:  


  • A salary 2.5% higher than the main scale teacher salaries  

  • Twice as many training days as standard  

  • Weekly staff training designed to meet the needs of the school  

  • Coaching for every teacher  

  • Access to the high-quality, regular professional development  

  • Opportunities to collaborate with colleagues across the network  



You will:  

·       Be committed to serving our diverse local community 

·       Have a passion for the learning, safety and wellbeing of children 

·       Have a keenness to learn and develop in your role 

·       Be a team player with high standards of professionalism and courteousness. 



View a full job description and person specification here.


For more information about the role, please contact fehinti.ogungbesan@burlingtondanes.org  

Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our academies. In order to meet this responsibility, we follow a rigorous selection process which will include questions about safeguarding. This process is outlined here, but can be provided in more detail if requested. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.  







Commitment to safeguarding

Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in its academies. Ark requires all employees to undertake an enhanced DBS check. You are required, before appointment, to disclose any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975. Non-disclosure may lead to termination of employment. However, disclosure of a criminal background will not necessarily debar you from employment - this will depend upon the nature of the offence(s) and when they occurred.

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About Ark Burlington Danes Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1087 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Ark Burlington Danes is an all-through Church of England school in the heart of White City, West London. We are a close-knit, supportive team of professionals who are committed to nurturing the academic and character development of our children.

At Ark Burlington Danes we encourage our children to aim high which is why we adopted our motto ‘Believe, Dream and Persevere to Achieve’. Our goal is to ensure that all students are happy, confident and curious learners who will go on to be successful members of society.

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