LEARNING MENTOR


Job Description

Learning mentors complement the role of school teachers by working with pupils who are experiencing difficulties in learning arising from social exclusion, bullying, abuse, absence, punctuality and poor behaviour.

Learning mentors work on a group or one-to-one basis with children of all ages.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • organising and running drop-in sessions and music and sports events for pupils
  • aiding pupils with the transition to secondary education
  • supporting under-performing pupils outside of the classroom
  • agreeing and writing action plans
  • making home visits to talk to parents about issues and to offer advice about strategies to deal with problems
  • working with school staff to select pupils for mentoring
  • liaising with schools, teachers, social workers and educational psychologists and making referrals where appropriate
  • helping pupils to improve confidence and self-esteem by listening to them and devising appropriate strategies.
  • discussing the aims of mentoring with pupils

 
CONTACT

08141868880

1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.