Learning Support Mentor

Wigan, Greater Manchester
£19,300 - £20,626 pro rata
09 Oct 2020
06 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

St John Rigby College offers a wide range of academic and vocational courses at all levels in a highly supportive and caring environment to approximately 1600 full-time students aged 16-18. We welcome applications from people who are keen to work with us to deliver educational excellence at all levels.

The College was inspected in February 2017 under the latest common inspection framework and became only the third sixth form college in the country to be judged “outstanding” under this framework.  Inspectors quote: “Students value the support they receive and are able to identify how it has helped their progress and developed their confidence.  The Catholic mission and values permeate the college and are highly effective in developing students’ positive attitudes to learning.”


Start Date                             Monday 4 January 2021

Fixed term                            until 28 May 2021

Hours per week                   32.5 hours per week

Work Pattern                       Monday - Friday 08.45 – 16.00

Tenure                                   Term Time only  

Grade                                     SP7 – SP9 SFCA Support Staff Salary Scale

Salary                                     £19,300 - £20,626 pro rata, per annum

Responsibilities include supporting individual students in developing study skills, good organisation and work habits.  You will have excellent interpersonal, organisational and communication skills.

Salary and terms and conditions are in accordance with Sixth Form Colleges’ Support Staff pay and conditions. 

For further details about the post, please visit the College’s website or send an e-mail to hr@sjr.ac.uk to request an application pack.

Completed applications forms, together with completed Rehabilitation of Offenders Form, should be emailed to Yvonne Bimpson, HR Manager, at the following email address: hr@sjr.ac.uk. However, if you have any convictions to declare then the completed Rehabilitation of Offenders Form only should be sent under separate cover to the Principal.

Closing date for receipt of applications                           Thursday 22 October 2020  

Interview will be held:                                                        Friday 13 November 2020