Job Vacancy : English Mentors

Please note that the deadline for English Mentor Application forms is 17.00 on 24/04/2017. Any application forms received after this date WILL NOT be considered.

Interviews will take place in May.

For English Students aged 10-17 years.

English Mentors are a crucial part of the Millfield English Language Holiday Course experience. International students come from all over the world to the course for a minimum of two weeks with many staying for longer. The students come to improve their English, have fun, make lots of new friends and have a fantastic holiday in the process. Would you like to join them?

What the role entails:
To guide and support international students during the course of their stay.

  • Develop friendships and model native spoken English.
  • Support staff and students during lessons and activities.
  • Participate in activities, sports, the evening social programme and on excursions.
  • Enjoy the experience!

We are looking for people with:

  • Enthusiasm and a smile.
  • A desire to help international students improve their English.
  • Friendly and positive personalities.
  • Flexibility and willingness to immerse themselves into the course.
  • An outgoing and fun personality.
  • A responsible nature and the ability to follow the rules.

English Mentor ages range from 10-17 years old and if successful with your application you will be awarded a scholarship place on one of our three residential campuses, attending the course free of charge. You will be expected to keep to the terms of your scholarship throughout the duration of your time with MELHC. This is a fantastic way to spend a part of your summer making friends from around the world.

The course dates for 2017 are 9th July - 20th August 2017, however Mentors will be invited to participate for a maximum of two weeks. So if you are interested please complete and return the application form

After submission of the application form successful applicants will be invited to interview.

Any student who does not hold a British passport and does not reside within the United Kingdom, but would like to be considered as an English Mentor must comply with the criteria within the International English Mentor Scholarship Policy (below) to qualify. Any students who do not comply with any or all of the criteria shown within the policy cannot qualify as an English Mentor and therefore any application sent by that student will not be considered.

Child Welfare

We at Millfield are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Please read our Safeguarding Policy (downloadable below).


Application Form & Information - Mentor pdf / 848Kb

Application Form & Information - Mentor doc / 3730Kb

International English Mentor Scholarship Policy pdf / 395Kb

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy pdf / 204Kb

Common European Framework pdf / 124Kb


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