Academic Mentor

Jack Hunt School, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE3 9PY

8 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    24 August 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    29 July 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (31/08/2023)


£19,000 - £21,000

Academic Mentor job summary

“A securely good school” – Ofsted January 2017

Academic Mentor

We require an Academic Mentor to deliver a tailored programme to support students who may have encountered barriers to learning as a result of COVID-19. The programmes will focus particularly on accelerating progress in literacy.

As an Academic Mentor you will play a key role in the country’s recovery from COVID-19, as part of the government-backed National Tutoring Programme. Duties include leading literacy interventions to small groups of students, promoting reading and vocabulary development across the curriculum and offering be-spoke support to students to develop their confidence and resilience.

The appointment is full-time - 37.5 hours, 52 weeks.

(to be worked between the hours of 8am – 4.30 pm as agreed with Line manager) This will largely be term time work but will involve some pre agreed holiday intervention work.

Salary £19,000 - £21,000 based on qualifications and experience.

The role is linked to and subject to external national funding therefore will be fixed term until 31 August 2023 in the first instance. The role could be extended into future fixed terms subject to ongoing funding.

The Governing Body of Jack Hunt School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Application form and further details available on the Trust website:

Closing date:  Wednesday 24 August 2022 at 9.00 am

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About Jack Hunt School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1833 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact email
Contact phone number
01733 263526

Jack Hunt is an oversubscribed 11-18 vibrant, multi ethnic co-educational,
comprehensive school with outstanding community cohesion.

The school provides an exceptional in-house CPD programme to enhance
career development. If you want to truly make a difference to the lives and aspirations of our students we look forward to hearing from you.

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