Learning Mentor

Chelmsford, Essex
£21,585 - £24,983 per annum
11 Feb 2019
21 Feb 2019
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

37 hours per week.

We are a student focused, hard-working, dedicated team looking for the right person to join us as a Learning Mentor. We are keen to develop and enhance the high quality student support services available to our Higher Education students.

As a Learning Mentor you will provide highly specialised, specifically tailored, one to one and group support which helps our Higher Education students address and overcome their individual barriers to learning. Reporting to the Student Success Advisor but working closely with Course Teams and Personal Tutors, you will be responsible for ensuring the successful completion of a bespoke programme of interventions supporting a caseload of students across a range of programmes. 

You will also be responsible for supporting a small team of peer mentors, and will work with the Course Teams and Personal Tutors to support the progress of students, working in line with University College APP targets.

The ideal candidate would have worked or be working in a similar role in another Higher Education Institution, and also have substantial admin experience, influencing skills and a high level of computer literacy. Additionally, it would also be advantageous to have knowledge of Mathematical and Statistical analysis.

Closing date for applications: 21st February 2019.                           

Interview date: 1st March 2019.

Writtle University College strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please apply via the link.