Functional Skills Tutor Opportunities

Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd
£23,345 - £29,549
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Functional Skills Tutor Opportunities BLUF41880

Hull based, with travel to Harrogate & Goole when required

Salary: £23,345 - £29,549

Our client aspires to be a fantastic place to work. They aim to attract professionals who are innovative, adaptable and committed to meeting the challenges of the organisation. They are a locally based training provider with a national reach, delivering quality employer and learner responsive training and skills solutions. They are a forward thinking, performance focused organisation continually striving to achieve the highest standards for their learners and employers.

They now have exciting opportunities for Functional Skills Tutors to join them where you will develop and maintain relationships with learners and employers. Carrying out on-site training and assessments together with on-site delivery, these positions will be based across the Hull College sites (including Harrogate and Goole) and also local, regional and national Employers Organisations.

There are 2 full time opportunities and 1 part time role (0.5) available; please state in your personal statement of your application form which role you are interested in.

As a Trainer/Tutor you will co-ordinate the progress of all elements of Functional skills, developing productive and inclusive working relationships with learners. Working with Skills Trainer/Assessors and Lecturers to develop individual plans for supporting functional skills, you will ensure that all learners have a learning plan, assessing them through appropriate assessment methods and within required timescales.

Successful candidates will have GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English coupled with a PGCE/Cert Ed or a willingness to work towards this. With a qualification in Functional Skills you will ideally have previous experience of teaching and working with a wide range of students.

You will need to be innovative in your teaching methods; the position requires flexibility, enthusiasm and most importantly a commitment to the learner journey. Being able to inspire learners is essential as is having the ability to work as part of a well-established team of professionals.

Please refer to the Job Description/Person Specification when completing your application form.

Closing Date: 28th October 2016

Our client is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. All colleagues are expected to contribute to the delivery of our safeguarding strategy and values. In addition, this post requires the colleague to undertake an enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.