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Academic Mentor

Salary Range: Hourly Rate (£10.91 - £12.75 dependent on qualifications)

Working Hours: all working patterns, including part-time and adjusted hours considered. Fixed Term until 19th July 2024

We wish to appoint a non-teaching Academic Mentor. This is a unique opportunity to join a successful academy as part of a supportive and very hard working team.

The Academic Mentor is a new post that will provide a network of support for students focusing on reading and maths with students.

To apply for the role of Academic Mentor you must meet the following qualification requirements:

  • 3 A Levels at grade A* to C or the equivalent, such as BTECs or T Levels
  • GCSE English and Mathematics at grade 4 or C, or above

We are an aspirational academy operating across two sites.  The Lower Academy specialises in the teaching of our Key Stage 3 students, whilst the Upper Academy specialises in teaching Key Stage 4 and 5.  We pride ourselves on being a truly inclusive academy and this is actively underpinned by our motto ‘Aspire Believe Achieve’.

We are looking for colleagues who share the drive and passion necessary to ensure every student achieves their potential.

We are dedicated to supporting staff to build a fulfilling career. As a new member of staff you will be offered excellent support and development.

If you can enthuse, engage, motivate and challenge students to make exceptional progress then please download and complete our application form and return it to our Recruitment Coordinator, Dani Silk -

Closing Date: Monday 18th December 2023
Position Available: Immediate start

The Basildon Academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to DBS and health checks.

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications or are able to fill the position faster than originally anticipated.

Due to the volume of applications received, we regret that we will only be able to contact the applicants who are shortlisted for interview.