English Tutor

learndirect Ltd
Wembley, Greater London
£21000/annum To £21,000 plus benefits
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Inspiring people to realise their potential

English Tutor

To £21,000


learndirect is the UK’s largest provider of skills, training and employment services. We’ve helped over 4 million people gain the skills they need for work, whether qualifications in everyday subjects like mathematics, English and IT, vocational qualifications and apprenticeships, or higher-level professional qualifications. We’re one of the leading employment services providers, changing the lives of job seekers across the country by helping them get into work.

What will the role involve?

You will help learners gain qualifications and progress towards employment. This will be within associated qualification frameworks and will meet all company quality and awarding body requirements. The role specialises in the delivery of on-line and classroom based English learning.

Some of the main accountabilities will include:

• Support learners to identify their learning needs and select appropriate on-line support materials to meet these needs.
• Produce and review an effective learning plan in conjunction with each learner and their individual support needs.
• Monitor learner progress by proactively checking access to learning and asking questions to ensure learning continues and learners achieve in a timely manner.
• Actively seek feedback from learners on learning support materials in order to review and improve the service and learning experience.

What skills, experience, and qualifications are we looking for?

Your application must be able to demonstrate:

• Recent teaching experience and a Level 4 or above teaching qualification.
• Minimum of Level 3 qualification in English and a Level 2 qualification in mathematics.
• The proven ability to support individual learner needs throughout their program, identifying additional support and resources to support learner success.
• Excellent customer service skills and the ability to work under pressure.
• Strong IT and organisational skills.

What’s in it for you?

We pride ourselves in the career training and development our colleagues receive, and we continuously strive to improve our ways of working. Everyone at learndirect plays a really important part in achieving our goals, so we think we can offer truly unique opportunities.

All colleagues enjoy a flexible benefits package that can be shaped according to individual needs. This includes holiday entitlement that starts at 25 days per year plus bank holidays (with the option of buying additional leave), pension and health care plans, childcare voucher and season ticket loan schemes; and a variety of other lifestyle discounts