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Lead Early Intervention Mentor - Term Time

Enterprise Learning Alliance Thanet, Margate

  • Ref:KCC886-1128-331S
  • Posted:15/09/2023
  • Pay:KS7 £25378- £28466 pro-rata plus two weeks
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:15/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Rolling Interviews


The Enterprise Learning Alliance is looking for an exceptional Early Intervention Mentor to work within the school and in mainstream schools supporting pupils with Complex needs.

The successful candidate will:-

  • Contribute towards the school’s vision and ethos
  • Enjoy completing their work in a professional and positive manner, relish solving problems and take pride in helping people
  • Have a genuine passion and belief in the potential of everypupil
  • Have strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrate honesty and integrity
  • Be highly motivated and have a flexible approach towards work and working hours
  • Have experience of working with children with social, emotional and behavioural needs
  • Have knowledge of and experience of working with external agencies is desirable


For our ethos and vision statement, please see our website Enterprise Learning Alliance (ela.kent.sch.uk)

This post is Term Time only + two weeks 37 hours per week


Information about the school

The Enterprise Learning Alliance is an innovative school that offers students across all Key Stages an involving, engaging and broad curriculum. The School has educational provision in both the Thanet and Dover District

Working closely with local schools and agencies, the school operates across several sites in the Thanet and Dover area providing individual learning pathways to allow pupils to achieve positive outcomes.

The Enterprise Learning Alliance educates pupils between the ages of 11-16 in both full time and respite education. The school has also developed an innovative and successful outreach service for local schools.

The Enterprise Learning Alliance has the following visions for the school:

                                       Vision Statement 

                          Aspirational Destination Pathways


Empower our pupils to live in the wider word. Taking ownership of their emotional wellbeing, behaviour and social development to open up multiple destination pathways.


Learn new skills and expand their knowledge in a wide range of contexts and subjects to open up multiple destination pathways.


Achieve the best possible outcomes in a wide range of qualifications to open up multiple destination pathways.

We achieve this by supporting our pupils to be:

Right Place

Ready to Learn


Being rated as good in its last Ofsted in 2019 inspection the Enterprise Learning Alliance is dedicated to the development of good and outstanding teaching and learning.

The Enterprise Learning alliance values all staff members and invests in their personal and professional development. The Enterprise Learning Alliance has built strong working relationships with schools in the locality and shares expertise and CPD with schools in both districts.

As a school we value staff wellbeing. We have an active staff well-being Committee and offer various packages like Gym memberships to support staff well-being.

The Enterprise Learning Alliance is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all posts at ELA are therefore subject to an enhanced DBS/CRB clearance and relevant references being received. A link to the schools child protection policy can be found on the school website, under Information/policies.

In line with KCSIE 2022 guidance and as part of the shortlisting process, the ELA reserves the right to conduct an online search on shortlisted candidates as part of our due diligence and any relevant information found concerning a candidates suitability to work with children will be discussed at interview stage.

For more information please visit the school website http://www.ela.kent.sch.uk/

Job Contact Information

  • Name:David DuCane
  • Address:The Westwood Centre, Unit L, Enterprise Road, Margate, Kent, CT9 4JA
  • Telephone: 01843606666
  • Email: dducane@ela.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.