English Mentor

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Up to £10,000
02 Dec 2020
08 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
English Academic Mentor, Birmingham, Part-time, Long-term

Do you hold a degree in English at 2:1 or above?

Are you thinking about teacher training but keen to gain paid experience first?

Do you want to improve your skills and understanding of the teaching profession?

Do you have experience within a similar role in previous employment?

This job could be ideal for an English graduate or anyone passionate about education seeking a role in schools

Your new school

Hays Education are a market leader with established and exclusive partnerships with schools across Birmingham. This Secondary School based in Birmingham are always looking at being innovative and looking at ways to improve. Having a fresh view on this School as a centre of Education but also a workplace, this is an exciting time to join. The school has a consistent and strong leadership team.

The job

You will need to be available to start in January and continue on a long-term basis. This role will be based in the English department working with teaching staff to improve the attainment levels of students at KS4 and KS5. You will be working closely with teachers to identify and support students who need extra support, and then working with them on a one to one and small group basis to improve areas of weakness. You will be working closely with pupil premium students and supporting the classroom teacher

Required skills and qualifications

You will need to hold a BA Hons degree in English or a similar subject at 2:1 standard or above and have some experience of working with secondary school pupils and/or young people on either a paid, or voluntary basis. This could be in a youth club, school or tuition setting for example and will need to be in the last two years. You will possess excellent subject knowledge, be confident, professional and reliable with a strong desire to inspire and support children in reaching their potential.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

You will have lots of opportunity to work with excellent teachers and learn about the role of a teacher and the curriculum in more detail giving you a significant competitive advantage should you apply to train to teach in the future. Typically, these roles are paid weekly, at around £350-£450 per week

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