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Learning Mentor - Biology | 12 month FTC, Full-time | Salary: £18531 | September Start | Camden, North London Learning Mentor for Biology Salary: UCL Academy Pay scale 4, Spine Point 18 (£21,330) pro rata Term Time Only (£18,531) Contract: Fixed-term contract until 31 August 2018, term time - possibility of extension for another academic year for the right candidate Start date: As soon as possible/ Subject to notice period This is an exciting opportunity for a graduate with vision and passion to provide an inspirational mentoring service to Biology students who require help in overcoming barriers to learning that prevent them from achieving their full potential. Working closely with the Biology teachers, teaching support staff across faculties and under the guidance of Curriculum Leaders, you will learn and develop your own knowledge base and gain first-hand experience in supporting students. If you have a passion for Science and in particular Biology and want to enhance your knowledge, or if you are interested becoming a future secondary teacher this role will prove to be an educational and rewarding experience both personally and professionally. Proudly rated Good by Ofsted in all 4 categories in June 2016, The UCL Academy is a mixed 11-19 Academy in the heart of the London Borough of Camden. Priding ourselves on high academic aspirations, the Academy is celebrating another exceptionally successful year of A-level results, with our students securing places at some of Britain's most prestigious universities including our sponsor UCL. Additionally, as expected, our pioneering cohort of students have performed extremely well in the Academy's first ever set of GCSE exams in 2017; the core subjects students have performed well above national average. Our sponsor University College London provides a range of exciting academic opportunities and exposure to university life for pupils. We offer iconic state-of-the-art facilities and the opportunity to work with the latest innovations in classroom technology. You can also visit for more information or why not watch our school video at: We Offer * State-of-the-art classroom technology - including Superstudios, subject specialism suites and demonstration theatres for interactive teaching talks by visiting academics from UCL * Unlimited access to opportunities for self-development * Intensive weekly Continuing Professional Learning - 50% of teachers are now enrolled in the coaching programme * An exclusive partnership with UCL where teaching staff have access to unrivalled University libraries and resources * Laptops & iPads for all staff members How to Apply To apply please request an application pack from Steven Jackson at , or you can contact Steven on for further information. Your application is a direct application to The UCL Academy, Hays is our recruitment partner and manages our permanent appointments. Closing Date: 9.00am on Monday 11th September 2017 The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All appointments will be subject to receipt of satisfactory Enhanced DBS check, pre-employment checks and a probation period. Please note that if you have not heard from the Academy within 2 weeks after the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful. Contact Details Steven Jackson c/o The UCL Academy Adelaide Road, Camden London, NW3 3AQ E: T: Please note that if you have not heard from the Academy within 2 weeks after the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful.