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  • Start date details

    15th April 2024

  • Closing date

    15 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 February 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,893.00 Annually (FTE) Actual salary £8117 per annum

Mentor Me Co-ordinator job summary

Mentor Me Co-ordinator Vacancy

Pickwick Academy Trust would like to recruit a part-time Mentor Me Co-ordinator based at Winterslow Church of England Primary School and Greentrees Primary School.

Start date: 15th April 2024

End date: 4th April 2025

Hours: 15 hours per week, over 5 mornings preferably but flexible on hours and days, 38 weeks per year (term time, excluding TD days).

Salary E6 - £23,893 pro rata, per annum (actual salary £8117 per annum).

We are looking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic Mentor Me Co-ordinator who will work alongside volunteers to support pupils’ wellbeing, by complimenting the pastoral work already undertaken in schools.

Duties will include:

Day to day management of the Mentor Me Service

Acting as a lead practitioner in the Mentor Me programme, working directly with children, on a 1 to 1 basis, and leading on the recruitment and induction of volunteers.

Supporting volunteers – first point of contact for volunteers

Developing resources and training

Monitoring effectiveness of the Mentor Me Programme and report outcomes to the Director of Education

We can offer:

A happy school community, underpinned by a caring and supportive staff team

Engaging children, eager to learn and thrive

Excellent training and development opportunities, as part of Pickwick Academy Trust

A wide range of staff benefits (please refer to the attached Applicant Information pack)

Please refer to the job description and person specification for further information.

The jobholder must demonstrate a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. This will involve undertaking annual Safeguard training and using school reporting systems for any Safeguard concerns.

Interested candidates are required to complete and return an application form by 12noon on Friday 15th March 2024.

Interviews will be conducted on Friday 22nd March 2024.

All shortlisted candidates will be subject to online searches as part of safer recruitment due diligence. Successful candidates will be subject to a range of pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check and a barred list check if working in regulated activity.

At Pickwick Academy Trust we are committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we require anyone joining our school to actively contribute to this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020

Pickwick Academy Trust is committed to equality of opportunity for all. Our aim is to ensure that no applicant or employee is discriminated against or is disadvantaged by policies, procedures, conditions or requirements

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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