Tutor - Apprenticeships - Web, Software, Digital, Technical

From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Salary from £26,000+ (negotiable, dependent on experience) plus laptop, mobile phone and expenses
NowSkills IT Apprenticeships is currently looking for Assessors / Tutors to deliver Apprenticeships in the following courses:
  • Web & Software Development
  • Digital Marketing
Successfully deliver a range of IT apprenticeships programmes (and related). All activities should continually meet the needs of employers and apprentices. This is to be in line with NowSkills policies & procedures and Awarding Organisation, Ofsted, Skills Funding Agency, and any other relevant bodies, requirements.
The candidate should be able to demonstrate up to date skills and competence in at least one of the following areas to be considered for the role:
    Web and Software Development - A passion for all things web/software and keeping up to date with the latest developments; Programming languages such as PHP, HTML; Knowledge of JavaScript, MySQL, CSS would be advantageous; Software/web testing experience; Understanding of the LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) stack; architecture, functionality, languages.Digital Marketing–SearchEngine Optimisation (SEO); Pay Per Click (PPC); Affiliate marketing; Social media as a digital marketing tool; Legal, regulatory and ethical requirements in sales and marketing; Digital marketing metrics and analytics.
  • Deliver high quality training, coaching and assessment to apprentices.
  • Inspire, motivate and raise apprentices’ aspirations through their passion for the sector.
  • Deliver inductions to new apprentices inclusive of initial assessments, CEIAG and H&S risk assessments on site.
  • Conduct regular face-to-face sessions and progress reviews with apprentices and their employers, complemented by eLearning.
  • Provide opportunities for apprentices to develop their maths, English and ICT skills and knowledge.
  • Embed Equality & Diversity, Health & Safety, Safeguarding and Fundamental British Values into all course content.
  • Adhere to all NowSkills policies & procedures, Skills Funding Agency, Ofsted and Awarding Body requirements.
  • Report to the Ops Director to achieve agreed volumes of timely apprentice achievements in line with the business strategy and plans.
  • To undertake additional projects and activities to meet the needs of the apprentices, employers and NowSkills.
  • Share best practice amongst the Ops Team and attend all internal meetings/training as required.
  • Maintaining continued professional development (CPD) and keeping up to date with all industry developments and practices.
Experience required:
  • A keen interest in education and a passion to train, assess and mentor young people in their IT and digital careers
  • CAVA/A1/D32/33 Assessor’s award essential
  • Recognised teaching qualification would be desirable
  • Proven record of working to at least Ofsted Grade 2 standards
  • Experience of working with 16-18 year olds would be advantageous
  • Working knowledge of Ofsted, SFA and Awarding Organisation requirements
  • Must have excellent administrative skills with the ability to prioritise workloads, work methodically, accurately and effectively under pressure while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Resilience and adaptability when dealing with challenge or change, or support apprentice to overcome barriers to career and personal development
  • Full driving licence and own transport is essential
  • Excellent maths, English and ICT skills
There will be a requirement to undergo an enhanced DBS check to undertake this role, and to provide at least two suitable references upon request.
NowSkills is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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