Last reviewed on 31 March 2022
School types: All · School phases: All
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Download our model job description and person specification, and see examples from primary and secondary schools, to help find your new learning mentor.

Download and adapt our model

Use our model job description and person specification to recruit your next learning mentor. 

There are no specific statutory requirements for this role, so we've based our model on the most common duties and responsibilities for the job. 

You'll need to adapt it to suit your school’s context, needs and priorities.

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Primary schools

Secondary schools

All learning settings

  • Prospects has a generalised job description for learning mentors. It sets out the job's responsibilities, necessary qualifications and what to expect