Learning Mentor; Attendance Caedmon College Whitby, Whitby, North Yorkshire

Job description

The role involves supporting the Attendance Officer, contacting parents of poor attenders, by telephone, letters and face-to-face meetings where appropriate, and chasing up absences and punctuality. The successful postholder will investigate and monitor the reasons for poor attendance, identifying any emerging patterns for which a whole-school approach can be taken. An important part of the role will be to work closely and effectively with teachers and families to ensure good attendance.

Mentors need to be educated to Level 3 and have good literacy, numeracy and ICT skills. Excellent interpersonal skills are also required

Essential educational requirements

Mentors need to be educated to Level 3 and have good literacy, numeracy and ICT skills. Excellent interpersonal skills are also required.

Essential qualifications

Mentors need to be educated to Level 3 and have good literacy, numeracy and ICT skills. Excellent interpersonal skills are also required.

Essential skills and experience

Mentors need to be educated to Level 3 and have good literacy, numeracy and ICT skills. Excellent interpersonal skills are also required.

Employee benefits

Full training will be given.


About Caedmon College Whitby

Community College for 11 - 16 year olds with a separate site for Whitby Sixth form students

Address
Prospect Hill, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1LA
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Caedmon College Whitby website (opens in a new window)