Physics Academic Mentor

Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-51344
Location: Southwark, Southwark SE17 UK
Job Type: Contract
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £350 to £450 per Week

Physics Academic Mentor –


Are you considering using your Physics degree to have a rewarding career?

Does gaining experience working as a Physics Graduate Academic Mentor in a school before progressing onto your own teaching qualification one day sound good to you?


If being a Physics Academic Mentor sounds like the role for you, then please send in your CV.


The role runs from September 2021 to July 2022 and is full-time, Monday to Friday.


Physics Academic Mentor – the role –

  • Work with Year 9 and 10 pupils
  • Provide 1:1 and small group sessions
  • Discuss any academic challenges they may experience
  • Provide students with academic guidance
  • Comment on and provide general assessment of students’ progression to their teachers
  • Work closely with teachers to ensure pupils feel supported in and out of the classroom
  • Adapt your teaching style to match the pupils’ academic levels
  • Ensure you follow up after with teachers on what the pupils are struggling with
  • £350-£450 per week, term time only


Physics Academic Mentor – the essentials –

  • 1st or 2:1 in a Physics/STEM degree
  • Tutoring/teaching assistant experience is desired but not essential


Physics Academic Mentor – the school –

  • Secondary School, ages 11-18-years of age
  • Nurturing environment for young learners
  • Allow pupils to have some autonomy over courses they take as they believe pupils should have some choice over their learning
  • Have created an Academic Mentor programme to benefit pupils progressing from Year 9 to 10 and Year 10 to 11
  • Located in Southwark
  • Great transport links
  • Supportive, welcoming staff body


If being a Physics Academic Mentor sounds like the role for you, then please send in your CV.


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Posted On: 03/06/2021
Recruiter: i-teachers

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