Learning Mentor, English Martyrs Catholic Primary School, Wakefield

Posted on: 29th July 2020

Closing Date: 14th August 2020

Salary details: G6 scale point 12 – 18 £18,217.52 – £20,516.12 per annum (term time only)

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours Per Week: 37 hours per week for 39 weeks per year

A Learning Mentor is required as soon as possible, to support and be an integral part of this busy Catholic school.

We pride ourselves in the high standards that we have set for our school and we are looking to appoint someone to join our team in this very important role.  Full details of the role and requirements are detailed in the job specification.  Ideally, the successful candidate will be experienced and skilled in working in a busy school environment. In addition you will have experience of dealing with safeguarding matters in a school environment and working closely with families to support both pupils and parents.

The successful candidate will:

● be professional when dealing with parents, staff, children and other stakeholders in the school

● be highly motivated, hardworking and proactive

● have excellent interpersonal skills and be committed to working as part of a team

● be committed to supporting the Catholic ethos of the school.

In return, we can offer:

● a warm, supportive school and parish community

● wonderful children who deserve the best

● a supportive and forward thinking Senior Leadership Team and Academy Council

● a commitment to your induction, professional development and opportunities to work with other colleagues across the BKCAT.

All applicants must be happy to play a full part in the life of our school and actively support the school’s distinctive Catholic ethos.  The school is part of the Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust.

Application forms and further details are available below.

Application Form – Support Staff

EMS Learning Mentor Job Specification July 2020

Notes to Applicants

Consent to Obtain References Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

If you require any further information, please email Mrs Tina Connell – office@ems.bkcat.co.uk. All completed application forms need to be returned to the school by midday on Friday 14th August 2020. Electronic applications should be sent to office@ems.bkcat.co.uk

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 25th August 2020.

English Martyrs Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.


01924 802285

The Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust, The Zucchi Suite, Nostell Business Estate, Nostell, Wakefield WF4 1AB

The Bishop Konstant Catholic Academy Trust is an exempt charity regulated by the Secretary of State for Education. It is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales, company number 8253770, whose registered office is at The Zucchi Suite, Nostell Business Estate, Nostell, Wakefield, WF4 1AB.