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Functional Skills Tutor - EXPIRED

Job Title Functional Skills Tutor - EXPIRED
Contract Type Permanent
Location County Durham
Salary £25.4k - 28k per year
Job Published 28 Sep 2015
REF J53251KP
Contact Name Kristina Preston
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

A charity which aims to provide services that help people in tough situations turn their lives around are currently recruiting for a Functional Skills Tutor for a 4day per week role with a possibility of the role becoming full time.

You will be experience in teaching Numeracy and Literacy Functional Skills to a group of 16-18year olds with challenging behaviour.

The main areas of responsibility will include:
1. To lead on the production of schemes of work, differentiation and classroom management for the service delivery
2. To prepare and develop innovative lesson plans, design and deliver group activities
3. Deliver training to individual young people and groups following the programme curriculum, setting objectives and targets for achievement
4. To provide one to one support to learners where necessary
5. To liaise with relevant team members to ensure learners achieve their targets and progress into appropriate outcomes
6. To provide appropriate encouragement, guidance and support to learners to help them progress
7. To appropriately manage any behaviour issues that arise
8. To prepare and submit, when required, up to date assessments of learners, across all relevant activities
9. To monitor and maintain appropriate paperwork and records of progress and to report all cases of learner sickness and absence
10. To complete review paperwork and record learners? progress as directed
11. Actively participate in continuous improvement and self assessments and the implementation of subsequent action plans
12. Meet agreed contract targets to ensure that revenue is secured
13. Complete all required documentation accurately and within agreed timescales to ensure that contract requirements are met and funding is maximised

Key criteria for the role include:

  • A relevant teaching qualification equivalent to DTTLS/ Cert Ed
  • Qualified to deliver numeracy and literacy functional skills with a proven track record of success
  • At least 2 years teaching experience in a similar environment with yp aged 14-19
  • Experience of supporting vulnerable young people
  • Experience of a range of approaches to working with hard to reach and difficult to engage young people

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV to the Education Team quoting reference number J53251KP

Ref: EXPIRED - J53251KP | Published: 28th Sep 2015