Academic Mentor

Job Title: Academic Mentor
Job Reference: 038RR/22-23
Hours/Contract: Full time (35 hours per week), term time plus 4 additional weeks (0.93 FTE), fixed term until 19th July 2023 in the first instance
Salary: pt 7 on SFCA salary scale for support staff – £20,126 (actual salary £18,651 per annum)
Start date: ASAP
Closing date: 12 noon, Tuesday 4th October 2022

About the College:

Xaverian College is a Catholic Sixth Form College in which members of staff are committed to the Mission of the College and exemplify Gospel values in the care and support of all community members.

Xaverian College is committed to providing a safe learning environment in which every community member can achieve their full potential, feels valued, safe and supported, and is free from all forms of harassment, discrimination and anti-social behaviour. We are a college that promotes and celebrates diversity and which practises equality of opportunity.

Purpose of the role:

This ‘outstanding’ Sixth Form College, based in Manchester, is looking to appoint an Academic Mentor to help and inspire our students to get the best possible outcome in their studies. Working alongside the Divisional Lead, the successful candidate will aid curriculum delivery by providing assistance and coaching to individuals and small groups of students. You will be working closely with teaching staff to develop our students’ academic and organisational skills as well as tracking their progress. A background in Literacy would be an advantage for some of the positions. These roles would suit, but are not limited to, recent graduates looking to make their first step into a career in education.

This is a fixed term position until the end of the academic year 2022/2023.

Further information about the role and requirements can be found in the accompanying job description and person specification/further information documents.