Learning Mentor

Oaklands College
St Albans [Hertfordshire]
£25,687 - £28,053 Per Year, Depending on Skills and Experience
20 Sep 2022 13:39
09 Oct 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Contract Type
Full Time, Part Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College, Land-based College, Specialist College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Learning Mentor

Learning Mentor
Full Time 37 hours per week, Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 5:00pm and Fridays 4:30pm finish / Part Time 18.5 hours considered. 

£25,687 - £28,053 per annum – depending on experience and qualifications (Salary would be pro rata for part time hours)
Based across the St Albans and Welwyn Garden City Campus

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, highly motivated and dedicated individual to support our students to ensure they reach their full potential. You will need knowledge, experience and awareness of a variety of approaches to supporting students.

The successful applicant will set high expectations for their students and robustly track and monitor their progress on their study programmes.

The role will include liaising closely with the Curriculum, parents and carers to ensure they are provided with up to date, accurate information, advice and guidance regarding students’ progress. You will need to be highly organised and have attention to detail, working across all Curriculum levels within a diverse, fast-paced environment. The role will also include 1:1s with students and delivery of group tutorials, so the ability to facilitate learning in groups is essential.

To be considered for this role candidates need to hold the following.

  • 2 years’ experience of working within a learning environment or similar customer focussed service environment
  • Teaching qualification or willingness to work towards the Level 3 Award in Education and Training or equivalent
  • Experience of providing advice and support to individuals and groups in FE colleges

Please refer to the attached job description for more details.

Closing Date - Sunday 9th October -Early applications are advised as the advert may close before the closing date.

Interviews will take place on a date to be confirmed


 Generous Salary

• Generous annual leave – 30 days plus bank holidays

• Automatic entry into the Local government pension scheme

• Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and development through mentorship and coaching.

• Free onsite parking.

• Subsidised onsite restaurant.

• A cycle scheme and discounted gym membership.

We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities, and we particularly welcome applicants who are currently under represented in our workforce. This includes but is not limited to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates and disabled candidates.