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  • Start date details

    To Start: ASAP Contract ends: 21 st July 2023

  • Closing date

    27 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 January 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Contract end 21st July 2023

Full-time equivalent salary

Salary: £19,000pa (£21,000 for graduates)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are delighted to be seeking an enthusiastic and forward thinking Academic Mentor tosupport our students’ learning in Mathematics.

You will join a very effective and highly-motivated department, which is popular withstudents. You will work alongside teachers to provide one-to-one and small group tuition in Maths. The role involves:

 tutoring in one or multiple subject areas

 working closely with teachers to ensure tutoring content directly supports thecurriculum covered in the classroom

 planning tutoring sessions and providing feedback on pupil progress

 providing tutoring after school until 4pm

Entry requirements

To apply for the role of academic mentor, candidates must meet both of the followingqualification requirements:

 3 A levels at grade A* to C or the equivalent, such as BTECs or T Levels

 GCSE English and mathematics at grade 4 or C, or above

You will have the ability and passion to enthuse and support students to enjoy their learningand you will motivate them to aspire to achieve their greatest potential. We would love to work with an engaging, warm and committed individual who is committed to the school strapline: 'Every Child, Every Step, Every Day.'

What the school offers its staff

This role offers an excellent opportunity for mentors who are imaginative, creative andinspiring to work in a supportive, energetic and innovative school where students achieve well and which is highly-regarded in the local community.

The school is located in the town of Totton which is located close to the nearby city buzz ofSouthampton, the charm of the old city of Winchester and the idyllic outdoors of the New Forest just a few minutes away. Transport links to London are excellent for those who like toexplore further afield. The school site offers plenty of parking and the local train station of Totton is a short distance as are bus routes.

Testwood School is a great place to work and develop as a Teacher. It has a strong sense ofcommunity where students are at the heart of what we do.

Commitment to safeguarding

Testwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and other relevant pre-employment checks.
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About Testwood School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
834 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number

Testwood School Testwood School has proudly served the community of Totton and Calmore for nearly eighty years and is highly regarded by it. Consequently, there are very strong links between the community and the school; some of our students are the fourth generation of their family to be educated at Testwood. During this time the school has developed into a strong community of students and staff, where students can learn in a supportive and caring environment. Our school ethos is summed up as ‘Every Child, Every Step, Every Day’. Testwood is a ‘Good’ school but we are not complacent about the challenges that we face in meeting the changing needs of the community we serve and ensuring that all of our students attain highly, are fully prepared to take ambitious steps into their futures, and make a positive contribution to their communities. The school is located in the town of Totton, which is close to Southampton and on the edge of the New Forest National Park and has excellent transport links.

Arranging a visit to Testwood School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jbaker@testwoodschool.co.uk.

School location

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