Learning Mentor

Halfpenny Lane Junior Infant and Nursery School, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 4BW

4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    9 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Actual salary

£14,452.00 - £16,055.41 per annum actual salary *pay award pending*

Pay scale

Grade 6 SCP 12 - 17

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic person who:

  • has a passion for helping pupils thrive and meet their full potential.
  • has a friendly manner and can communicate effectively with staff and students.
  • can work effectively as part of a team but can also work independently using their own initiative.
  • has experience of working in a similar specialist area.

What the school offers its staff

The Trust can offer:

  • hard-working and highly committed staff who share a common sense of purpose and high expectations of what students can achieve.
  • a supportive Trust as your employer that are strongly committed to providing high quality CPD and career progression.
  • significant opportunities to work in collaboration with colleagues in this school and across the Trust.
  • the opportunity to work with ambitious and inspirational leaders.

Further details about the role

Pontefract Academies Trust is a cross phase Multi Academy Trust, comprising of eight schools, six primary schools and two 11 – 16 secondary schools. The Trust is a medium sized family of schools all located within a tight geographic hub within Pontefract. Students are drawn from the local community that includes a mix of different catchment areas.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking and committed Learning Mentor to join the team at Halfpenny Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School. The candidate will be responsible for complementing the professional work of teachers by addressing the needs of pupils who need particular help to overcome barriers to learning. They will deliver learning activities to pupils within agreed systems of supervision and provide pastoral support.

This post is a 27.5 hours, term time plus five days, permanent contract, equating to 195 working days per annum.


Commitment to safeguarding

We are an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from everyone. The Pontefract Academies Trust is wholly committed to ensuring children and young people are fully supported and safe. We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all children and young people whilst promoting their welfare. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and pre-employment checks. Shortlisted applicants will also be asked to provide a self-declaration form.

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About Halfpenny Lane Junior Infant and Nursery School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
443 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01977 703270

Arranging a visit to Halfpenny Lane Junior Infant and Nursery School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@halfpenny.patrust.org.uk.

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