This job expired on 18 January 2021

  • Job start date

    15 February 2021

  • Closing date

    18 January 2021 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 December 2020

Job details

Working pattern

Full-time equivalent salary


Additional allowances

Support Role as a Learning Mentor

Learning Mentor job summary

We are looking for a positive, enthusiastic and approachable professional to join our vibrant and diverse Federation. You will need to be able to work flexibly and creatively in a variety of ways to help children overcome their barriers to learning. Candidates must have good literacy and numeracy skills to at least GCSE or equivalent level, excellent organisational skills and excellent behavioural management skills. Previous experience of the knowledge and skills for the role is essential. The successful candidate will be involved in a variety of activities including: • Developing 1:1 and small group mentoring programmes • After school, breakfast and lunch time clubs • Family liaison, encouraging parental involvement • Working collaboratively with external agencies • Individual learning support within the classroom

Commitment to safeguarding

Our school is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its pupils. We recognise that some children may be especially vulnerable to abuse and that children who are abused or neglected may find it difficult to develop a sense of self worth, to view the world in a positive way or achieve academically. We recognise that some children who have experienced abuse may harm others. We will always take a considered and sensitive approach in order that we can support all of our pupils.
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About Orchard Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
654 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 88065201

Orchard Primary School is in the vibrant and diverse community of Hackney, East London with easy transport links into and out of Central London. With a joint pupil roll of over 650 pupils, we are a very successful organisation with a passion for making a difference. We provide a very rich and exciting curriculum and a no excuses culture for low standards. Because of this, our pupils achieve well above national averages regardless of their starting points and Ofsted have been full of praise about our provision.

Arranging a visit to Orchard Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@vs.hackney.sch.uk.

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