LEARNING SUPPORT / SPORTS COACH MENTORS

Actual pro rata salary £16,887 (£19,721 Full Time Equivalent)

Term Time plus Inset Days (39 weeks per year)

Full time (37 hours)

As a Learning Support Mentor / Sports Coach Mentor, you will support the learning, achievement and development of pupils to ensure they leave school with the best possible outcomes and play a key role in supporting teachers by mentoring disaffected young people with varying learning needs and challenging behaviour to make positive choices about their future. Additionally, you will provide support for offsite activities, personal development and sports programmes.

Experience of working with young people who have complex social and emotional difficulties, specific learning needs or who may find a mainstream school environment challenging would be advantageous. This may be as a mentor, teaching assistant, youth worker or other support role. You need to be confident and engaging with excellent interpersonal skills, so you can motivate children and colleagues.

It is essential that you have:

  • Some experience of working with children/young people in either youth work or a school setting
  • Are able to remain calm in difficult and challenging circumstances
  • Good numeracy and communication skills (both written and verbal)

Closing date for applications: Monday 20th May at 3pm.

Interviews to be held on Wednesday 5th June.


Please download the job specific documents below and complete the application form.

Job Description

Person Specification

Guidance Notes for Candidates

Application Form

Email completed application forms to recruitment@haybrookcollege.co.uk

CVs will not be considered unless accompanying a completed application form


Please note that as part of our commitment to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people it is College policy to obtain references prior to interview. Haybrook College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undertake a DBS enhanced disclosure. Haybrook College strives to be an equal opportunities employer and recruits from all sections of the community solely on basis of ability to fulfill the job requirements.