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English Academic Mentor - Nottingham

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Job description

Are you recent graduate of English looking for a route in to education?

Do you have experience working with children on either a voluntary or paid basis?

If so, a number of schools in Nottingham are on the look out for Graduate English mentors to work on a full-time basis completing one to one and small group tuition from September. The role will entail supporting students at KS3 through to KS4 delivering basic literacy skills and GCSE English catch up and booster sessions for underachieving students.

The main elements of the job:

  • Supporting learners ages 11 - 16 one to one and in small groups
  • Basic Literacy skills to GCSE English language & literature
  • Breaking down students barriers to education
  • Developing confidence, self-esteem & desire to achieve in students

What do you need to be considered?

  • A positive and nurturing approach to working, with a genuine desire to see students succeed in their education!
  • Be a graduate of English or have sufficient transferable experience
  • Have gained some experience working with children either paid or voluntarily and understand the challenges but likewise, the rewards that can be experienced working with these age groups.

For further information, please apply with an up to date CV.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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