Student Engagement Mentor - Fixed Term to 31 July 2023

Derby College
£23,631 - £23,631 Per Year, per annum
21 Jan 2023 06:11
19 Feb 2023 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Learner Support / Teaching Assistant
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Not Offered

Student Engagement Mentor - Fixed Term to 31 July 2023

Job Location: The Roundhouse, Pride Park, Derby

Reference number: E4866

Salary: £23,631 per annum

Hours: Full time

Closing date: 31st January 2023

Would you like to join an innovative and dynamic team who aspire to reduce barriers to learning and promoting positive behaviours? We are recruiting a Student Engagement Mentor to join our Student Experience and Pastoral Team at Derby College, on a fixed-term basis until 31 st July 2023.

Role Responsibilities:
  • To devise, implement and evaluate specialised mentoring programme of work to encourage and raise aspirations and learning behaviours.
  • To work with teaching staff and/or other support staff in devising and implementing individual learning plans to promote students' academic, social, emotional and behavioural development.
  • To plan and facilitate structured activities, to support students to make appropriate use of unstructured times.
  • To plan and draw up approaches that could be used to support students both individually and within a group.
  • To train and support identified staff, by modelling approaches, with a view to staff feeling confident and able to use the approaches following the withdrawal of Student Engagement Mentor.

  • Competent with Microsoft systems and administration procedures and systems
  • Knowledge or experience of working within the FE sector
  • Level 2 English
  • Level 2 Maths, Level 2 IT qualification, Minimum Level 3 qualification in coaching and / or mentoring (or willing to work towards)

If his role sounds interesting, please see the Job Description and apply below:

Job Description