Learning Mentor

  • Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Salary: £22,183 - £24,491 pro rata per annum
  • Location: Whiston Willis School, Milton Avenue , Whiston, Knowsley , L35 2XY
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Working Pattern: Full Time/Term Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 16/06/2021 at 09:04
  • Reference: External - Wade Deacon Trust

We seek to appoint a committed and driven Learning Mentor to join our successful and popular school. The successful candidate will be a key member of our pastoral team and should have relevant qualifications and proven experience of working with pupils and families who require additional support developing strong working relationships with teachers and other support staff to support pupils with varying social and emotional needs across all age ranges. We will also require the successful candidate to work with families to address poor attendance and punctuality.

Whiston Willis Primary Academy has a clear vision that pupils will achieve their best academically and develop strong moral and social intelligence as good citizens. Pupils are at the heart of all our work and the Pastoral Team have a key role in ensuring the needs of all pupils and their families are met.

We can offer you fantastic, eager children and supportive parents. Our dynamic and friendly staff are passionate about raising standards and aspirations for all children. Our nurturing school is well resourced and has a supportive and reflective Senior Leadership Team, Governing Body and Multi Academy Trust.

We have a whole school commitment to professional development as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our pupils.

 As a member of the Wade Deacon Trust, we can offer you opportunities to further develop personally through our commitment to teacher development.

The Wade Deacon Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, satisfactory medical clearance and evidence of eligibility to work in the UK.



We welcome informal, COVID secure visits from applicants before they apply. If you do wish to do so, please email Joyce.Jones@knowsley.gov.uk to confirm your attendance at the times available below.

 Thursday,10 June at 3:30pm OR Monday,14 June at 3.30pm

This vacancy is now closed