Functional Skills Tutor

CMD Recruitment
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Functional Skills Trainer - Medway Kent

Full time amd perm

£23000 to £24000 per annum

CMD Recruitment Ltd is supporting a National Training Provider to recruit a functional skills / skills for life trainer .

The functional skills tutor will be peripatetic and will require travel around the Kent/Medway region. The learners will be on an apprenticeship programme and thus the teaching will be to small groups or a one to one basis

The tutor will be embedding Maths , Englsih and ICT skills and will be required to have an adult teaching qualification equal to CTTLS ( level 4)

Knowledge skills & experience

The ideal candidate will have the following :

  • Have a minimum of GCSE Grade C for Maths and English or equivalent;
  • Experience of delivering Functional Skills Level 1 and Level 2 Qualifications in Mathematics & English (ICT Desirable)
  • Hold a relevant teaching qualification: Minimum Level 4 Award in Education & Training, CTTLS , Cert Ed, PGCE, City and Guilds 9285 or 730 or equivalent;
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Numeracy & Literacy delivery
  • Ability to work remotely
  • IT Literate in Microsoft Office
  • Proven experience working and meeting KPIs and targets
  • Experience, knowledge and understanding of Safeguarding practices and legislation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to communicate with a wide variety of people: colleagues, external partners and agencies
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to work flexibly and on own initiative
  • Ability to meet deadlines


You’ll need to be a people person and you will be representing and promoting the Company values.

Owing to the nature of this position, any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

As a Disability Confident and Investors in Diversity organisation, this provider is committed to providing services which embrace diversity and which promote equality of opportunity. A guaranteed interview scheme is offered for applicants with a disability who meet the minimum selection criteria.

If this role sounds of interest please do forward your cv to Lesley Price for a confidential conversation and more information