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Job Type
Student Support / Mentor
Contract Type
Part Time
Contract Term
Start Date
September 2022
Scale D, Point 5-6 ,10.19 - 10.39/hour, Approx 13,584 13,856 (19,650 - 20,043 FTE, based on a 37hr week )
Closing Date

Learning Mentor - Science

Marshland High School


Marshland High School, part of West Norfolk Academies Trust has a vacancy for a  Learning Mentor. This role is to support students with Science, specifically those that are showing signs of underperforming, have missed parts of the curriculum or have specific weaknesses. Helping students to extend their understanding of specific topics.

This role would be ideal for somebody wanting to gain experience working with young people, who has a calm and patient manner and understands the importance of learning in day-to-day life and can impart that understanding to our students. This role is a great opportunity to be part of something which is critical to a young person's future - and if you want be part of making that difference, we'd encourage you to apply.

30 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (Term Time +1)

Marshland High School, part of West Norfolk Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people including positive mental health and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All staff appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check with barred list.
The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 but Exceptions Order may apply.


How to Apply

To apply, please complete an application form ,please see application guidance sheet for more information and return or the attention of the HR Department via:

Alternatively post your application to the HR Manager, West Norfolk Academies Trust, Queensway, King's Lynn, PE30 4AW.
Visits or an informal discussion are welcome following your application. To arrange, please call 01553 773393 or email
Please note that we reserve the right to close vacancies early if a suitable field is met prior to the published closing date. We therefore encourage potential applicants to apply as soon as possible to ensure consideration.


Closing Date for Applications: 18-Jul-2022

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Employer Information

Employer Type
Secondary schools
Mr C Jansen
Age Range
School Road
West Walton
PE14 7HA
01945 584146
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Marshland High School

Success through learning

We are an inclusive school community, dedicated to the needs of the individual. A community where we strive each day to promote and develop our core values of Respect, Responsibility, Kindness, Honesty and Perseverance laying the foundations for a lifetime of enjoyment and happiness.
Marshland is one of the highest achieving schools in West Norfolk and North Cambridgeshire. We are committed to the pursuit of academic development and our school consistently achieves excellent GCSE outcomes for our students.
We encourage all our students to embrace the multitude of extra-curricular opportunities we provide within music, the arts, sport and leadership, all focused on developing well-rounded young people.
Our unique school ethos enables us to develop a learning community environment where every young person feels happy, safe and valued, enabling them to achieve their best.
We are part of the West Norfolk Academies Trust whose aim is to challenge and support a small group of schools to provide an excellent education for the young people of West Norfolk.
The Trust works in a supportive partnership with Primary and Secondary schools with each school maintaining their unique identity and ethos.
The schools work together to ensure maximum benefit for all students through economies of scale and shared resources.
The Trusts clear strategic vision for the future is based around four key areas:
  • Maximising student achievement
  • Ensuring each student is engaged with the school
  • Ensuring our students have access to world class resources
  • Delivering outstanding teaching and learning