3 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as Possible

  • Closing date

    11 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Actual Salary - £21,507 to £23,799 (FTE Salary £24,702 to £27,334)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a well-qualified candidate to join an enthusiastic, supportive and successful school as a Learning Mentor.

  • You will be working under the direction of teaching staff to implement agreed work with individuals and groups, in and out of the classroom.
  • Successful candidate will support pupils with a range of difficulties to enable them experience the broad and balanced curriculum, which is their right.
  • In particular, successful candidate will be required to work with pupils who need emotional support and nurture to empower them to access the curriculum.

The successful candidate will be truly committed to supporting the pupils to progress and achieve, have high aspirations for pupil’s success, contribute to ongoing planning with imaginative and dynamic ideas and the success of the school in its move to outstanding.

To enhance pupils’ learning and create independence, all pupils and staff are provided with a chrome book.

What the school offers its staff

We Offer:

  • A supportive and successful school where staff work in a way that encourages a positive work environment that is solution focused and proactive for all.
  • A school with a way of working that encourages a positive work environment that is solution focused and proactive for all.
  • And a positive working environment, we care about our pupils, and we care about our staff, all of whom know and appreciate that. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be part of this, contributing to this culture and developing it further.

Oakwood High School is a Leadership School for ITT Provision and recognised by Sheffield Hallam University as “a school of excellent practice” for NQTs. In addition the school offers CPD routes through a Core Leadership Development Curriculum with the Learners First Schools Partnership.

As a Trust we are truly community based and committed to developing a set of shared values through every aspect of our work. These values are the development of respect, responsibility, resourcefulness, resilience, reflection, risk taking and relationships.

Applying for the job

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About Oakwood High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1064 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Email address
Phone number
01709 512222

Inspire Trust is a Multi Academy Trust based in Rotherham which includes Oakwood High School, Sitwell Junior School and Thomas Rotherham College.

School location

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