Progress Mentor

Progress Mentor (Learning Support Department)

32.5 hours per week. Term Time Only (Paid 52 weeks)
Full-time or part-time considered
NJC Scale 2-4 (£17,955 – £18,612 PA (Actual))

We are seeking an energetic, friendly person to join the Learning Support team at Kirkbie Kendal School.

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and energetic individual to join this happy and successful school. The school has a strong record for developing highly effective teachers and leaders.  Student progress and examination grades are consistently above national averages. 

We are looking for someone who:

  • has the skills to support the learning of students, predominantly those with Special Educational Needs
  • Is keen to contribute to wider school life;
  • Is ambitious to develop their career.

The successful candidate will be hardworking, adaptable, organised and will enjoy being part of a team. They will gain job satisfaction from making a valuable contribution to our excellent, welcoming school community.

You will be joining a supportive and well organised team in a highly successful and friendly environment within a flourishing school.  We offer an effective induction programme and opportunities for continuing professional development within the school and through the South Lakes Federation.

Please see the school website for further information and for details of how to apply, or contact:

Mrs Bea Price, Headteacher’s PA,
Kirkbie Kendal School, Lound Road, Kendal Cumbria LA9 7EQ
Tel: 01539 727422 (

Closing date: 9.00 am on Monday 5th December 2022
Interviews: Tuesday 13th December 2022

Kirkbie Kendal School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the students in its care.
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check.