Cheney School

Cheney School

Learning Mentor

Learning Mentor

Cheney School is a popular, high performing school located in the heart of Oxford serving a diverse community of students who are eager to learn. The success as a single Academy Trust has led Cheney School to expand into a Multi Academy Trust.

We are looking for a skilled and enthusiastic person to play a key role in expending our Learning Mentor programme of intensive support for targeted students. Mentors are responsible for delivering 1:1 and small group interventions with students and can be called upon to support students both in and out of lessons.

This is a valuable opportunity for an individual who:

  • Has experience of working with and supporting young people with a high level of need;
  • Has a desire to promote high expectations and aspirations for young people;
  • Enjoys helping young people to overcome barriers to learning in order to raise attainment and achievement.

Candidates must have a minimum of GCSE English and Maths grades A-C.

We can offer you

  • The chance to pursue a specialism within the Learning Support field.
  • 37 hours a week, permanent; Term Time plus 1 INSET day.
  • Salary – Grade 6: £18,070 – £20,138 per annum based on term-time plus 1 day (pro rata salary payable being: £15,088.66 -  £16,815.46 per annum).

If you would like to find out more, please contact Dr Richard Coombs, SENCo on

How to Apply:

Please download an application pack from below.

In addition to your application form, please email a letter of application, detailing reasons for your interest in this post and your relevant skills and experience to 

Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing date: Wednesday 29 November at 12 pm
Interview date: Friday, 1 December