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Teaching Assistant/Learning Mentor

Vacancy Summary
Elutec scale B
Working Pattern:
Full Time/Part Time
Full Time or Part Time Hours hours.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
15/10/2019 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description


East London Academy of Design and Engineering

Yew Tree Avenue, Rainham Road South, Dagenham East, RM10 7FN

Tel: 0203 773 4672



Teaching Assistant/Learning Mentor

Hours: Full time hours or part time considered/ 42 weeks per year (Term-time + 8 days during the examination results period).

Salary: Elutec range B £19,382 - £28,563 p.a. (full time equivalent) dependant on qualifications and experience. Salary will be 0.93 pro-rata. 

Contract: Permanent

Start: November 2019

Responsible to: Principal


An opportunity has arisen for a Teaching Assistant / Learning Mentor  to join Elutec to support the work of our students.

Terms and Conditions of Employment (key points): 

  • Elutec term time only (200 + 8 days days per year).

You will need to demonstrate the following skills:-

  • Self-motivation and a positive role model
  • An understanding of barriers to learning and the ability to help overcome these
  • An understanding of safeguarding children and families
  • Build appropriate relationships with both children and families
  • To be able to work as part of a team and independently
  • A proven record of working with young people is desirable
  • Ability to engage constructively with young people with different ethnic and social backgrounds
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good sense of humour
  • Enjoys supporting students with the development of their reading skills

In return we offer a friendly, professional school with appropriate CPD opportunities.


To apply, please return your completed application form  by email to: Mrs G Howard, HR Manager, on g.howard@elutec.co.uk

CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications:  15th October 2019. 

Interview Date: 17th October 2019.


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

Elutec and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.  This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Services and suitable references along with other essential checks.

How to apply
To apply, please return your completed application form by email to: Mrs G Howard, HR Manager, on g.howard@elutec.co.uk
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