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  • Job start date

    11 February 2023

  • Closing date

    3 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 January 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Learning support or cover supervisor

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary

£15,000 - £24,999

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful applicant should have experience in delivering a tailored intervention role that is designed to support children to reach their full potential in school, bridging learning and pastoral support for children to remove barriers to learning and supporting children’s engagement with their school work in the classroom. As a Learning Mentor, your role will be to support challenging behaviour from children and support children to overcome their behavioural issues, whilst acting as a positive role model.

As the Learning Mentor for the school, your role will be to deliver a specialist learning mentor service. You will offer timetabled support to individual children across the whole school. You may be based in classrooms as well as providing 1:1 intervention, outside of the classroom. You will also support the designated safeguarding lead within the school.

What the school offers its staff

Lathom Junior School offers a professional development programme to develop your teaching expertise within a supportive environment, a welcoming school with well-behaved, enthusiastic children and diverse opportunities for career development.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Lathom Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
553 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11

Lathom is a five-form entry junior school in East Ham, London borough of Newham; our school is a magnificent three-story Victorian building built in 1897. Our school community is richly diverse and very supportive of all that we do. We believe that all of our children deserve the best education we can give them. We work hard to create a successful learning culture which enables children to be informed, confident, enthusiastic, inspired and independent learners for life.
We have developed an ethos where we continually try to spark children’s interest; their quality of learning is central to the school's work and purpose. All children are encouraged to achieve their full potential and celebrate their achievements.

Arranging a visit to Lathom Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email yolanda.musinguzi@lathom.newham.sch.uk.

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