Progress Mentor (LSA)

Woodlands School, Basildon

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Job Ref No. ECC4431-184S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 3 point 4 to 5
Position Start Date: 21/01/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 17/01/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: TBC  

Job Description

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We are seeking to appoint a Progress Mentor (Learning Support Assistant) to provide support in the classroom to our targeted pupils. As a well-qualified individual with GCSE C grade in English and Maths or equivalent, you will be expected to work both in and out of the classroom supporting pupils. Experience in school is an advantage but not essential.

The post is offered for 6 hours 10 minutes a day for term time only (38 weeks), 08:40 to 15:30 with 40 minutes for lunch.It is important that the successful candidate is able to work independently and also as part of a team within a large department.

For further details on this post visit our website or an application form and job description are available from Jan Fennelly HR Manager by phone on extension 174 or email at

Information about the School

Every pupil has access to a fully inclusive and appropriately challenging curriculum, which is taught by highly qualified and outstanding teachers in wonderful facilities. Pupils learn in a safe and thriving environment which is conducive to each and every one making outstanding progress, ensuring they have high aspirations for their own success. This has been recognised by our OFSTED report and we are very proud of this acknowledgement. “Through their relentless insistence on raising standards, leaders have created a culture where staff and pupils strive to achieve.” We provide opportunities for all pupils to engage enjoy and excel both in the classroom and in the wider community. Pupils understand the importance of having excellent social skills which will guide them in developing a strong moral purpose. Our pupils will seek to be aspirational, resilient and pursue opportunities leading to excellence.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Jan Fennelly
Woodlands School
Nethermayne, Basildon
Essex, SS16 5BA
Telephone: 01268282146

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