Learning Mentor

Mossbourne Parkside Academy

Salary: Competitive dependent on experience

Start date: 02/03/2020

Application closing date: 01/03/2020

Contract Type: Full-Time (Permanent)

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Salary – Competitive dependent on experience

Start date – 2nd March 2020

Work pattern – Full-time

Contract – Permanent

Closing date –  1st March 2020

Location – Mossbourne Parkside Academy, Sigdon Road, Hackney, London E8 1AS

Interview dates – TBC

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Background

The Mossbourne Federation is the realisation of Sir Clive Bourne’s dream to provide the children of Hackney with an outstanding education. Since 2004 the Federation has nurtured Sir Clive’s dream by fostering kind, courteous, hard-working and well-rounded learners by providing an outstanding education based on the core values of ‘Excellence’, ‘No Excuses’ and ‘Unity’. Through upholding these core values, Mossbourne will be the first academy federation whose schools are without exception, exceptional.

The Federation’s calm working atmosphere creates well-rounded individuals who excel in the arts, on the sporting field and academically. All learners, regardless of ability, benefit from the innovative and enlightened approaches to teaching and learning within The Mossbourne Federation.

The Mossbourne Federation comprises four academies: Mossbourne Community Academy (secondary and which includes The Mossbourne Federation Sixth Form), Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy (secondary), Mossbourne Parkside Academy (primary) and Mossbourne Riverside Academy (primary).

Located in the London 2012 Olympic Park, at Mossbourne Riverside Academy (MRA) we continue to build on The Mossbourne Federation ethos of exceptional education for all of our pupils. With learning at the heart of everything we do MRA continues to raise expectations and achievement in Hackney and its neighbouring boroughs; we believe that all pupils can fulfil their true potential. Our pupils receive great lessons, enjoy a vibrant curriculum and have access to world-class sporting facilities. Our outstanding teaching staff provide pupils with a happy and caring learning environment, with high expectations for behaviour and manners throughout the academy.

About Mossbourne Parkside Academy

At Mossbourne Parkside Academy (MPA) we continue to build on The Mossbourne Federation ethos of exceptional education for all of our pupils. With learning at the heart of everything we do, MPA continues to raise expectations and achievement in Hackney and its neighbouring boroughs with the belief that all pupils can fulfil their true potential. Our pupils receive great lessons and enjoy a vibrant curriculum. Our outstanding teaching staff provide pupils with a happy and caring learning environment and have high expectations for behaviour and manners throughout the academy.

About the role

This role requires the person to provide support for students across the academy and to be responsible for the day to day running of the Learning Support Unit.

Students selected for mentoring present with a wide range of support needs that are often managed, and frequently overcome, with the support of a Learning Mentor. Mentoring provides support for students who experience barriers to learning. Mentoring provides 1:1 adult guidance for learning, in a constructive, supportive and professional setting and is an intrinsic and successful element of the pastoral support system.

Federation staff are rewarded through access to a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to:

To view the full job description for this role, please click here: JD Learning Mentor

  • First rate professional development
  • NQT training programme
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • MossBike – Cycle to work scheme
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Employee Assistant Programme
  • Corporate Gym Membership
  • Discounts at local restaurants
  • Recruitment Applicant Awards
  • The Mossbourne Allowance (conditions apply)

If you are passionate about innovative education, have a commitment to personal excellence and are ready for a new challenge, we welcome your application.

Please note that incomplete application forms will not be considered and only those that are shortlisted will be invited to interview. Mossbourne Federation reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline.

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