Secondary - English

Posted 01 November 2023
Salary £19,000 - £21,000
Discipline SecondaryEnglish
Contact NameChaunie Lorenz

Job description

Secondary school in suburban London town seeking a English mentor 

This a mixed-comprehensive school that prioritises student well-being and personal development. It fosters an extensive enrichment programme, with a relevant curriculum. This school focuses on the individuality of all children, and ensures it's staff caters and tailors education by getting to know each child personally, in order to provide them with the best school experience. The school has undergone recent expansion with newly built premises in 2019, and it's first ever sixth-form cohort starting in September 2022. Rated 'Good' by it's last Ofsted inspection, this school aims to flourish under new leadership and continue developing it's students key skills. For this mentor post, they are open to either a full time or part time position, with ability and knowledge to tutor in English at secondary level. If this interests you, please read below:


Become an Academic Tutor

Do you want a role where you can make a real difference to the lives of young people? We’re recruiting full-time Academic Tutors to start immediately and deliver tuition in various subjects for the National Tutoring Programme. This is a great opportunity to get school experience, which is invaluable for those who are considering a career in teaching. 

You’ll be working alongside teachers to provide tuition for pupils whose education has been most impacted by the pandemic. Academic Tutors can mentor pupils in primary school literacy, numeracy or science, or secondary school English, humanities, maths, modern foreign languages, or science. 

You don’t need to have experience of working in education to become an Academic Tutor as our fully funded training will ensure that you have all the knowledge you need for your new role. 

To become an Academic Tutor, you’ll need:

  • A degree or equivalent, OR; 

  • Three A-levels at A*- C grade AND a minimum of Grade 4 (grade C equivalent) in English and maths at GCSE level 

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Working with teaching staff to identify the support each pupil needs 

  • Creating bespoke intervention programmes for pupils 

  • Developing and delivering engaging sessions with clear learning objectives 

  • Delivering measurable outcomes from each session to track progress 

Develop your skills as an Academic Tutor through:

  • Expert online training from Education Development Trust 

  • Access to resources and professional development covering topics including mental health, work-life balance, and pedagogy 

We’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer that values diverse talent and encourages applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. 

Should you require any adjustments during the recruitment process, please contact us.