Learning Mentor

Central Bedfordshire College
Dunstable [Bedfordshire]
£19,673 - £19,673 Per Year
04 May 2022 15:00
22 May 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Administrator / Coordinator/ Assistant
Contract Type
Part Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Learning Mentor

Learning Mentor  

Part Time:                 30 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

Salary:                       £19,673 per annum (£13,129 pro rata)

Plus Benefits:           Defined Benefit Pension, Employee Assistance, ProgrammeFree Car Parking, Subsidised Refectory and onsite Gym     

An opportunity has arisen Learning Mentor to join our team at Central Bedfordshire College.

The role of Learning Mentor will involve working with learners who are at risk due to welfare issues, undertaking early interventions to provide support and remove barriers in order to improve their learning opportunities. 

A vital part of this role will involve working across the college collecting and recording attendance and punctuality data, following up with learners to monitor improvements.  The successful candidate will make a significant contribution to driving up college success rates by dramatically improving the attendance and punctuality of learners. 

The ideal candidate strong written and verbal communication skills, together with the ability to prioritise work and be a good team player. You should have good IT skills, particularly in Word and Excel and be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people.

For more detailed information about this role see attached job description.

CLOSING DATE:        Sunday, 22nd May 2022

INTERVIEW DATE:    Week beginning Monday, 6th June 2022

If you are passionate about working with students and can engage with a diverse range of students, we want to hear from you! 

We are a progressive further education provider with a diverse student and staff community.  We encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Central Bedfordshire College.

All roles are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.