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Learning Mentor

William Stockton Primary School
Grade 7
William Stockton and Wimboldsley Federated Primary Schools
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
25 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
11/10/2019 at 12:00 PM
William Stockton Primary School

The Executive Headteacher and Governors of William Stockton and Wimboldsley Federated Schools are keen to appoint a Learning Mentor to work across both schools. This will be a flexible post between the schools. Days and hours will be determined and confirmed for the successful candidate.

As ‘UNITED WE SUPPORT AND ENCOURAGE SUCCESS’ is our mission, we would be adding to our Welfare team so this post is to work alongside our existing Learning Mentor with children and families from both schools.  They will be expected to engage in a range of multi-agency services to improve outcomes for children in our school communities. 

Experience of the ‘Team Around the Family’ and/or ‘Common Assessment Framework’ processes and statutory safeguarding procedures are essential.

An understanding of ‘The New Ways of Working’ is desirable for the candidate.

The post holder will have the capacity to work closely with a range of partner agencies and deliver difficult messages to families in order to bring about real improvements and outcomes. The successful candidate will be highly organised in their management of paperwork and prioritising workload and will report to Governors each term.

We offer a supportive team with our existing Learning Mentor and Senior Leaders, up-to-date training and a support network around safeguarding.

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS and thorough safeguarding checks and two references will be required.

Application deadline is Noon on Friday 11th October with Interviews held on  Wednesday 16th October at William Stockton Primary School.

Further details are available on the school website at and

Please contact Mr Allen, Head teacher on 0151 355 1650 you require any further information.

Application forms are available online and should be accompanied by a supporting letter of no more than 2 sides of A4.  Please apply online and email your covering letter to Mrs M Atkins, Executive Head Teacher via .

How to apply

Thank you for your interest in our job vacancy. Please complete the application as fully as possible and explain any gaps in your employment history. We would like to understand more about how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the job description and person specification for the role.

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