Graduate Academic Mentor – Oxbridge / Russell Group Graduate

Category: | Reference: ITEACH-4087
Location: UK
Job Type: Contract
Salary up to £325 per week

Graduate Academic Mentor – Oxbridge / Russell Group Graduate


Have you graduate from Oxford, Cambridge or a Russell Group University with a 2:1 degree or higher?

Are you unsure of the next step, and would like to gain some fantastic experience before committing to training as a teacher?

Would you like to be paid for a whole academic year working in one of the best schools in Canterbury?


  • Perfect experience for an Aspiring Secondary Teacher
  • All Degree Subjects Considered
  • “Outstanding” school 2016
  • Recently refurbished buildings, impressive facilities and resources
  • Up to £325 per week (After deductions)
  • October 2018 start
  • Fixed Term Contract
  • Canterbury, South East England


In your role as a Graduate Academic Mentor you will need to display high levels of communication and be able to adapt your communication style as needed, with learners of varying ability. You will be a confident and assured individual, specifically in your degree subject. Specifically, you will act as an Academic Mentor to KS4 & KS5 students working mainly to support class teachers with group projects and bespoke learning plans. You will be required to assist with booster classes for those who are on the C/D grade border and need 1:1 support.

As a Graduate Academic Mentor you will be given full support and training throughout the academic year, this exceptional Secondary School has historically been a fantastic platform for budding teachers to learn from the very best. Many of the previous Graduate Academic Mentors employed by the school have gone on to a Schools Direct placement.

This school is renowned for gleaning the very best from their students, and this largely has been accredited to the versatile and creative teaching methods adopted by class teachers, these methods are widely shared across departments as Department Heads favour a cohesive and communicative network amongst staff. The school aims to foster a love of learning which enables pupils to fulfil their intellectual promise; to enrich pupils’ education with an outstanding range of co-curricular opportunities.

This is an “Outstanding” graded school, with various awards and accolades for their strides in progress and extra-curricular projects. The school have their own teacher training programme as they are very keen to build their own pipeline of teaching talent.


This popular school are interviewing immediately, if you would like to be considered click ‘Apply Now’ to send your CV to Kimberley at i-teachers today.


Posted On: 04/09/2018
Recruiter: i-teachers

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