Skills Mentor Job at Upper Shirley High School – in Southampton

Job Description

If you are seeking an authentic experience in a progressive and award-winning school, then consider this your personal invitation to USH. We are a heavily oversubscribed community school, which proudly and successfully, delivers values-led education. We are known for our excellent career progression routes and we attract professionals who are willing to contribute to our sustained success, whilst embracing our family ethos. We are typically ranked in the top 20 Hampshire schools for progress and Ofsted (Oct 2019) reported, ‘Both staff and pupils are proud of the inclusive nature of the school’.

The successful candidate will:
Motivate and encourage students to develop their thoughts and understanding of how to move forward and achieve realistic goals within a specific time frame

Use behaviour for learning skills e.g. awareness, determination, independence, to develop students’ self-awareness and self-confidence

Be aware of self-help techniques such as mindfulness and how this can help students to manage stress and to help them achieve, both personally and academically

Work with students to develop agreed strategies for reaching their goals, continually reviewing progress

Have a clear understanding of the skills analysis process and how these can be used in the classroom and beyond

We can offer you:
An open and honest professional culture and learning community

A dedicated team who place students at the heart of everything

Amazing students who are proud to be part of the school

Do you have the desire and ambition to work in a supportive, energetic and innovative school, where students are making significant and sustained progress? If so, please apply.

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Company: Upper Shirley High School –

Company Location:  Southampton

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