Academic Mentor - Subject Tutor

Stockport School, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 6BW

This job expired on 23 May 2022

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    23 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    4 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

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  • 31.5 hours per week (Term time only) 8.30am – 4.00pm Monday–Thursday / 8.30am – 3.00pm Friday (20 minute & 40 minute unpaid break each day)

Contract type

Fixed term (One academic year, ending 31st August 2023)

Annual or full time equivalent salary

Scale 4, Points 7 to 11: (£20,444 - £22,129)

Actual salary

£14,820 to £16,041

Academic Mentor - Subject Tutor job summary

Do you have a strong academic background and a passionate interest in a core subject? Are you interested in helping young people develop their core academic skills? Can you play a role in supporting young people’s well-being and progress during an unprecedented challenge for schools under COVID-19?

Stockport School is looking to appoint Academic Mentors - Specialist Subject Tutors to support the following core subjects: English / Maths / Science / Humanities / MFL. Successful post holders will work alongside our students both in class and in small groups across the core subject areas. Student groups may consist of KS3 or KS4 students including a focus on the support of Year 11 GCSE students.

Candidates should be well qualified with strong GCSE passes in at least English and mathematics as well as their other specialist subject area, at minimum grades C or 4 and above, including additional strong GCSE and/or A Level passes (or equivalent) in other subject areas. It would also be desirable for a candidate to be a graduate with a good Honours Degree or other Higher Educational qualification, Qualified Teacher Status, or HLTA Status.

The post is initially in place until the end of the academic year, ending 31st August 2023, with the possibility of an extension of contract for the following academic year.

This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding individual who has the relevant experience, commitment and drive and who is passionate about encouraging every child to reach their full potential within a supportive academic environment.

This opportunity may well appeal to candidates who wish to experience working in a school environment with a view to pursuing a career in education or to candidates who already have QTS but are looking for a change of direction. Academic Mentor – Subject Tutors who decide to embark on this route will be supported in their applications for PGCE and Schools Direct training courses.

We welcome applications from colleagues who are determined to make a difference.

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. The successful applicant’s appointment will be subject to satisfactory enhanced clearance by the Disclosure & Barring Service.

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Monday, 23rd May 2022, although we reserve the right to close the application process early if sufficient quality applications are received.

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About Stockport School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1257 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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The school is a very popular over-subscribed school with year-on-year improving results and the quality and consistency of our in-class curriculum support and supportive intervention and enrichment supervision are important to our ongoing progress and success.

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