Akiva School and Rimon School

The Governors of these 2 successful schools in Barnet, are seeking to appoint a Learning Mentor on a one-year temporary contract

Start date: January 2022 or earlier if possible
Salary: Scale point 9-13 (£23,826-£25,990)

Do you have a passion for supporting and guiding pupils by removing barriers to learning in order to promote effective participation, enhance individual learning, raise aspirations and achieve pupils’ potential?

If so, Akiva and Rimon are seeking to appoint an outstanding Learning Mentor with a proven record of success to work across both schools.

Akiva is a welcoming school and we like to ensure that our children, parents and staff are happy and feel supported. One of the many positive features of our school is the strong sense of community which is linked to our deep-rooted ethos in which excellent relationships exist and where children are well behaved and love learning. Our pupils deserve the best and we are committed to providing outstanding education and memorable experiences for every child to enable them to be responsible, kind, confident and independent learners.

Rimon is a small nurturing school where all members of the school community work together to ensure that children learn and thrive throughout their primary years. Relationships between staff and children are rooted in trust and understanding and we have a successful nurture space which supports the children’s social, emotional and mental health needs. Our curriculum is dynamic and reflects global issues and our children’s interests. Our children leave Rimon with a deep understanding of themselves and the world around them; they are then able to contribute positively to society.

If you are highly-motivated, a good team player with drive, enthusiasm, self-motivation and integrity and have high expectations of yourself and of others, as well as a good sense of humour and good communication skills then please do apply.

You will be working as part of two successful teams who are passionate about providing the very best experience for the pupils at their schools. Your time will be split 60/40 across the two school – you will work at Akiva three days a week and Rimon for two days a week.

We welcome applicants from all faiths.

Application form
Job Description
Person Specification

Visits to both schools are warmly welcomed.
To arrange a visit at Akiva please e-mail Suzy Osborne (School Business Manager) on sosborne@akivaschool.org or 0208 349 4980.
To arrange a visit at Rimon please contact: Suzanna Dalby (Welfare Officer) at office@rimonschool.org.uk or call 0208 209 1805

Any appointment subsequently made will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.
For an application form, job description and person specification please contact Suzy Osborne on sosborne@akivaschool.org

Deadline: Tuesday 19th October 2021 9am
Shortlisting: Friday 22nd October 2021
Interviews: Week beginning 8th November 2021

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