Tutor

Recruiter
Juniper Training
Location
Leicestershire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
26 Sep 2019
Ref
1267359466
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have an opportunity for a Tutor to join our team based in Leicester. If you are successful, you will be joining us on a full time, permanent basis and in return, you will receive a competitive salary of £18,000 - £26,000 per annum + a range of fantastic benefits.

Juniper are an independent established training provider who have been assisting young people to move forward and achieve for 35 years. Delivering Traineeships, Study Programmes and Apprenticeships we help young people across the country to take positive steps forward in their lives.

As our Tutor you will:

- Deliver engaging and effective training sessions to groups

- Compile and assess BTEC (Employability) qualifications

- Deliver English and/or maths qualifications - either Functional Skills or GCSEs (where applicable)

- Contribute towards ensuring excellent student attendance & retention

- Safeguard the welfare of all students, preventing radicalisation and promoting British Values

Health and well-being benefits we offer our people:

- JFit - this is a scheme where employees participate in an exercise of their choice for 45 minutes, for 3 times a week, over a year (April to March) and earn extra annual leave for simply taking part.

- Health Shields - Cash back on health needs, such as, dental, physiotherapy, eye tests and prescriptions.

- EAP - Our scheme to help any employees with any personal problems that may impact their health.

- Critical Illness Cover.

- Flexi Holidays - Including an extra day off for your birthday!

- Cycle to work - We offer the opportunity for all staff to participate in the fantastic Cycle to Work scheme

Key responsibilities as our Tutor will include:

-To deliver engaging, effective and innovative group training sessions to students.

- To ensure that students work-skills are developed and that they are ready for working life when they leave Juniper.

- To engage external speakers (employers, business people, celebrities, progression/support agencies) in order to enhance the learning experience.

- To plan and facilitate enterprise projects.

- To deliver training that meets criteria and standards for BTEC.

- Arrange and facilitate motivational visits/activities.

- To conduct & use initial assessment effectively and set students appropriate, but challenging, targets & goals.

- To assess and map units for BTEC portfolio and assess readiness for FS/GCSE exams (where applicable).

- To conduct and document meaningful student reviews as per procedures.

- Invigilate exams and mark functional skills exam papers as appropriate.

Skills and abilities we're looking for in our Tutor:

Essential:

- Level 2 English & Maths (or working at)

- To deliver effective training sessions to groups

- Excellent communicator

- To persuade & influence others and deal with conflict/challenging behaviour

- To build rapport with target group and retain their attention during training sessions

- To work to targets & deadlines

- Innovative & solution focused

- To remain positive, with a bubbly, engaging personality

- Competent in use of IT

- To meet targets and provide a quality service to all stakeholders

Within 6 months:

- Level 3 Teaching qualification

- Level 3 in English or/and Maths

Desirable:

- Experience of delivering training to 16 - 18 year olds

- Level 4 Teaching qualification

- Subject Specialism - English and/ or Maths

- Assessor qualification

If you would like to join our team as our new Tutor then please click 'apply' today - don't miss out, we'd love to hear from you

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