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Learning Mentor

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£24,462 FTE £21,947 PTE
Henry Maynard Primary School and Nursery, 101, Maynard Road, Walthamstow, London
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week. TTO.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
20/09/2019 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Henry Maynard Primary School and Nursery is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS.


Henry Maynard Primary School is a 4 form entry primary school with a nursery. It is situated on the edge of Walthamstow village. The school is a ‘Good’ school (Ofsted, 2014) and is also an accredited provider of Initial Teacher Training.

The school would like to recruit an enthusiastic Learning mentor to join a very supportive team.

Candidates should be prepared to work across either Primary KS2 or KS1 phase as required. A supporting teaching and learning recognised qualification is also highly desirable

You will:

  • Have successful  experience of mentoring within the primary phase;
  • Have successful experience of working with children and families with complex needs;
  • Be an approachable, caring and enthusiastic individual who is able to communicate effectively with young children and their families;
  • Have high expectations and drive to improve outcomes for our most vulnerable young children.
  • A supporting teaching and learning recognised qualification is also desirable

As a school we offer:

  • A very supportive inclusion team which includes x4 Learning mentors ;
  • A personalised programme of CPD  with  the opportunity to develop your role;
  • Attendance at network meetings;
  • Regular supervision;
  • Great children, families and staff.

All application details  and information can be downloaded from the jobs go public website at:

All completed applications should be returned to the school at the following address:

FAO Sally Dodge

Henry Maynard Primary School and Nursery

Addison Rd,

Walthamstow, E17 9LT

Or emailed to

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