Learning Mentor (ASD Base)

Trinity Academy Sowerby Bridge

Actual salary £16,434.50 – £18,146.12

Our aspirations and ambitions are high. If you believe you have the vision is to be part of the transformation of the education of young people at Sowerby Bridge, then this vacancy presents a fantastic opportunity.

Sowerby Bridge has a new leadership team in place, led by Charlie Johnson the new Principal.  Through robust, clear systems and support; we can ensure that teachers can focus on developing their teaching.  Our mantra of ‘Culture & Consistency = Excellence’ is something that we are proud of and all staff support us to maintain this philosophy.

We are looking to appoint a Learning Mentor, would will primarily with students who have a place in the ASD base. You will work closely with teaching staff, complimenting their work and enhancing the development, education and achievement of students. The ASD base is an enhanced transition for students that, without this provision would struggle to access a mainstream education.

The successful candidate will take responsibility for learning activities for groups of students, and establish mentoring relationships, acting as a role model and setting high expectations across the Academy. Experience of teaching in relevant learning environments is essential for this role.

The potential is huge and this fantastic opportunity requires the expertise and commitment of dedicated individual. As a trust we invest in the professional development of staff and are able to offer comprehensive, regular CPD opportunities for all staff.  This includes cross-trust working.

You must be fully committed to optimising the opportunities that are available to children and young people, secure in the knowledge that you will be joining an ambitious forward-thinking Academy Trust that sets the standards for our family of schools and academies.

Start date:                    As soon as possible

Closing date:               9 am 29 April 2019

Interview:                     To be confirmed

Potential candidates are welcome to visit the academy, please contact the academy to arrange an appointment.

Trinity Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are made subject to an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer and want our staff profile to reflect the community we serve.


Salary: Scale 5 (Pts 12 – 17) Starting from £16434.50
Hours: 32.5 hours per week, term time plus 5 days
Closing Date: 9.00am on 29 April 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Website: https://sowerby.trinitymat.org/