Functional Skills Tutor

TeacherActive South West
Closing date
11 Feb 2022
An excellent education training provider is looking to recruit a number of Functional Skills Tutors, to work on a permanent full-time basis, starting ASAP.

The ideal candidates will be an experienced and highly motivated Functional Skills Tutor, with a true passion for teaching. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering English and Maths Functional Skills qualifications at levels 1 and 2 as well as virtually.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

· Teaching English and Maths qualifications at levels 1 and 2

· Conducting initial assessments, diagnostic assessments and administering exams

· Complete Speaking and Listening assessments at levels 1 and 2

· Recording of assessments and completion of Awarding Body paperwork

· Provide remote learning support and motivate learners in their studies

· Prepare and use suitable teaching and learning materials which take into account differentiation and individual learning styles

· Use a range of appropriate delivery methodologies

· Maintain accurate records as required for examinations, all assessed work and report on learner progress when required

Salary & Benefits

· The salary for this position will range from £25,000- £34,000

· Travel expenses paid

· Holiday - 26 days + Bank Holidays

· Flexibility to work from home 2/3 days per week

· Can be put through Assessors qualification free of charge


Level 2 qualifications in English and Mathematics

· Assessors/Verification qualification

· Level 2 IAG qualification

· Experience delivering up to and including Level 2 Functional Skills

· Experience working with young people aged 16-24

Person Specification

We want the post-holder to be able to demonstrate the following competencies to a high level and want to use these to the full in their work. This is more important than having a great deal of direct experience of the job content, and we will be looking for evidence of all the following key competencies during the selection process, if you are shortlisted

· People focused · Positive and enthusiastic

· Communication and influence · Teamwork

· Quality focused · Adaptable

· Problem solving · Creativity and innovation

If you are interested in this position, then please apply via the link. Alternatively, you can contact Rob on (phone number removed) to discuss the role in further detail.

All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive.

Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs.

Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment.

TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services

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