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  • Start date details

    April 2023

  • Closing date

    23 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 March 2023

Job details

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Contract type


Pay scale

£24,496 - £26,845 (Actual salary: £21,481 - £23,541)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a Learning Support Mentor who will provide positive, aspirational outcomes for pupils with complex social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs through high quality support and engagement supporting academic learning and securing pupils' physical, emotional wellbeing, whilst raising their self-esteem and encouraging independence. To complement the professional work of teachers by taking responsibility for agreed learning activities under the agreed system of supervision.

You will be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in English and Maths (or have proven numeracy and literacy skills to level 2.) You must be able to meet the Higher-Level Teaching Assistant standards, or have an equivalent qualification or experience. You will possess experience of working with children and have the ability to relate well to children and adults, coupled with training in the relevant learning strategies.

What the school offers its staff

Our Learning Support Mentor position presents an excellent opportunity for candidates who are potentially looking to gain experience to progress into teaching or for those who aspire to work within the area of Social and Emotional Mental Health. We are ambitious for growth and the development of our staff members and pupils and as such, there will be opportunities for progression within the Trust for successful candidates.

In return, we are able to offer a welcoming Trust with supportive management and a strong programme of staff development. You will receive exceptional support through our outstanding staff teams who are skilled at working with young people with needs across the SEMH range.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Ethos Academy Trust, where we aim to deliver the very best educational experiences for pupils across the primary and secondary age range. Our academies are welcoming, calm and purposeful and, within a nurturing ethos, our learners are stretched academically, supported pastorally and developed socially and emotionally.

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About Elements Academy

School type
Free School, ages 7 to 16
School size
Up to 135 pupils
Age range
7 to 16
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