GCSE Functional Skills Maths / English Tutor

Recruiter
BEP Appointments
Location
Basildon
Posted
21 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
GCSE & Functional Skills Maths / English Tutor
Job description and Person Specification
Background
Business Education Partnership (UK) Ltd, known as BEP Group, is a registered Charity. Currently, we have three main areas of work: work experience for children agreed between 14 and 19; alternative education for children who have been partly or completely removed from mainstream school (or who are risk of becoming NEET); supporting the unemployed through the governments work programme.
Since November 2017, BEP Academy has become a registered Independent School.
Purpose
Located at our Basildon and/or Romford training centres, you will be leading on the development and delivery of GCSE & Functional Skills Maths and English to young people aged 13-16.
You will be working alongside the Teaching and Learning Manager and a group of GCSE, Functional Skills and Practical Skills Tutors.
Students are referred to our inclusion programme and are often challenging (academically and/or behaviourally). You will take an active role in helping to equip students with the skills they will require as they transfer to the world of work.
Key Areas
* Delivering Maths / English (Functional Skills and GCSE) to small groups of students (normally a maximum of twelve)
* Developing schemes of work and lesson plans
* Taking a lead of the marking of work and assessment for learning within the Maths / English department.
* Developing relationships and offering support to challenging students in order for them to achieve
* Liaising with VIP Key Workers to monitor student progress, behaviour and attendance
* Keeping up-to-date registers on attendance and progress and ensuring that information on student progress is tracked in the database
* Produce individual learning plans and set appropriate targets
* Attend meetings with parents and schools as required
* Be familiar with and following the company code of conduct for student behaviour (and applying disciplinary procedures evenly)
Other areas
* prepare reports for your manager as required
* attend meetings and keep records, as appropriate (may involve some unsocial hours)
* Be familiar with the Health and Safety Policy and ensure that high standards of Health and Safety are observed, including when working off site and/or within other institutions
* Be familiar with the Equal Opportunities Policy and put it into practice
Person Specification
* Experience in tutoring / teaching GCSE Maths /English
* Ability to form productive relationships with young people who can be among the more challenging
* Good team working skills
* A flexible approach to both delivery and working methods / regimes
* High level of ICT skills (MS Office 2007 / Office 365 including word, excel, access and PowerPoint)
* Ability to plan and prepare training sessions
* Ability to deliver projects to time and on target
* Ability to work and prioritise in an organised manner
* High motivation and the ability to take initiatives
* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Terms & conditions
Responsible to
Vice Principal, Teaching and Learning
Hours
Term time - 39 weeks, plus 2 weeks (holiday INSET days), plus 20 days paid leave = 45 weeks per annum)
* Monday - to Thursday 8:30 to 16:30
* Tuesday - 8:30 to 17:00
* Friday - 8:30 to 16:00
(contact with students 9.30 to 15.00)
Holiday entitlement
20 days, to be taken during school holidays.
If appointed
You will be required:
* To observe our Child Protection, Health and Safety and Equal Opportunities Policies.
* To undertake a Criminal Records Bureau check.
* To provide references.
* One term’s notice period required.
Everyone employed by The Business Education Partnership is responsible for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children they are responsible for and / or come into contact with

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