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Learning Support Mentor

Job description

Support for students in accessing learning activities in a variety of settings, including vocational placements and Learning Outside the Classroom, as directed by Teacher/Senior Staff to include:

  • Support and encourage students to engage in learning activities, and promote Good Behaviour.
  • Assist with the supervision of students during off-site activities, including Training Placements.
  • Be aware of, and comply with Policies and Procedures relating to:- Child Protection; Health & Safety; Security; and Confidentiality - reporting all concerns to the Designated Person/s.
  • Be aware of, and support difference, and ensure all students have equal access to opportunities to learn and develop.
  • Provide support for the preparation of, and undertaking of examinations.
  • Be an effective role model for the standards of behaviour expected of students.
  • To support in the development of IEP's

Support for the Academy to include:

  • Contribute to the overall ethos/work/aims of the Service.
  • Appreciate and support the role of other professionals, and maintain positive working relationships.
  • Attend relevant meetings as required.
  • Participate in training, learning activities, performance development, and maintain record of own professional development.

General Duties:

  • As and when required, to undertake duties in connection with personal hygiene and welfare of students, as directed by teaching staff.
  • Provide clerical/admin support, e.g. attendance/absence, typing, photocopying, printing, display, baseline assessment.
  • Ensuring maintenance of a clean, safe, and orderly working environment.
  • Timely and accurate preparation of routine equipment, resources, materials, as instructed, ensuring quality/safety.
  • Undertake record keeping as directed.
  • Monitoring and arranging orderly and secure storage of learning resources.

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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