6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Subjects

Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Assistant

Working pattern

Part time, full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,893.00 - £26,421.00 Annually (FTE) £15,190 - £16,822 actual salary

Learning Mentor job summary

LEARNING MENTOR

Commencing September 2024

Term Time Only

32.5 hours per week

Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 3:30pm

Salary – £23,893 - £26,421 FTE

Actual Salary – £15,190 - £16,822p.a.

Are you ready to have a real impact on the lives of our young people? Do you want to help us build brighter futures?

Watling Academy is seeking a passionate and dedicated Learning Mentor to join our team. If you have excellent interpersonal skills, are a great lister and genuinely care about the success of the young people you will work with, this opportunity is for you.

Join us as a Learning Mentor and you’ll experience the joy of positively impacting young lives every day. You'll support students' learning and well-being by implementing tailored strategies, helping them overcome challenges and achieving their full potential. You will build strong, supportive connections with students to help them achieve their full potential, addressing social and behavioural challenges to enhance learning experiences and create an optimal learning environment.

This role offers more than just professional growth; it provides the unique reward of knowing you are making a real difference in our community. You will play a pivotal role in shaping the futures of young people, fostering their development and seeing the tangible results of your efforts in their success stories.

Watling Academy was judged as ‘Outstanding’ by OFSTED in May 2023 and is a purpose-built 11-18 secondary school in its fourth year of operation, located within the Whitehouse development on the western expansion area of Milton Keynes. The Academy will have 1800 students when at full capacity. Watling Academy is part of the Denbigh Alliance MAT.

The Denbigh Alliance has a track record of delivering academic success in subjects which offer students a real currency to progress into higher education or employment. We consistently outperform the Milton Keynes and national averages in terms of the results our students achieve. This academic success is built on the supportive, well-disciplined and dynamic learning environment we provide, which enables our students to focus on their studies. We believe that for a School to succeed there needs to be a genuine spirit of partnership between students, the Schoolandparents.

We are a Maths Hub, Computing Hub and SCITT and amongst the best in the country in terms ofraising standards, both within our Trust and in the schools that we support.

If you are interested in joining our team, please visit our website, www.watlingacademy.net, for more information about the school and details on how to apply.

Application will only be accepted via My New Term - please do not send CVs.

The Denbigh Alliance is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

E-mail: hr@thedenbighalliance.org.uk

Headteacher: Mr I Bacon

Closing date for applications: Monday 24th June 2024, 9am

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)
medical
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 Watling Academy

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
841 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Watling Academy is a purpose-built secondary school in its second year of operation, located within the Whitehouse development on the western expansion area of Milton Keynes. The Academy will have 1800 students when at full capacity. Watling Academy is part of the Denbigh Alliance MAT.

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