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Student Mentor

Overview

To work collaboratively with Heads of Department; Welfare and Engagement; Careers, and Curriculum Teams to support the overall IEG Personal Development Strategy for all IEG students. A Student Mentor is responsible for planning and delivering weekly Personal Development sessions; providing front line pastoral support for their caseload of students and tracking and monitoring student attendance.

Qualifications

Essential qualifications – Level 3 teaching related qualification, Level 2 English and Maths. Desirable qualifications – Level 2 qualification related to support of learners e.g. coaching/mentoring/learning support, Relevant degree or higher level relevant professional qualification. n

Schedule

Up to 37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (TT + 3 weeks, 195 days)

Pension

21.6% employer contribution through Local Government Pension Scheme

Frequently Asked Questions

Normal working hours of 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 4.30pm Friday

Yes extensive free parking is available at all our locations.

Sponsorship and financial support to achieve Degree Level and Professional qualifications is available upon application.

We have an on-site nursery at our Peterborough Campus rated outstanding by Ofsted, and also offer childcare vouchers to support nursery fees here and at other locations.

Our generous holiday entitlement starting from 41 day paid leave for full-time employees also hugely supports our working parents, and for some roles term-time only contracts are available.

 

You will also find above average occupational maternity and adoption benefits with up to 12 months off work, and access to paternity and shared parental leave scheme.

The Senior Leadership Team truly care for the wellbeing of staff and students and are actively involved in not only ensuring professional training is available, but that support for personal and professional problems is also accessible. Our free ‘Employee Assistance Programme’ offers access to a wide range of wellbeing resources and programmes including a counselling helpline if required.

Aside from delivering above-average generous holiday and pension benefits, we offer awards and vouchers, and encourage contribution to recognition schemes to ensure staff feel valued and appreciated.

Both locations offer impressive on-site gym and fitness suites, free-parking, well-stocked libraries, and a number of eateries including a Costa at Peterborough and a Starbucks at Stamford.

Peterborough College also has an on-site nursery rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.

Summary

Location

Peterborough College

Salary (£)

£24,493 per annum pro rata

Job type

Permanent

Holiday

41 days paid holiday. This includes 8 bank holidays and 3 concessionary days (to be calculated pro rata for part time hours)

Closing Date

06/12/2022