Principles of Care Planning - Distance Learning Tutor

The Skills Network is a leading private training provider, delivering high quality courses and support to learners, employers and FE Colleges.

We have recently added the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning
(Aim Reference 601/7566/7) to our portfolio of courses and require flexible distance learning tutors to assess and mark learners’ work.

The position is home-based, with a requirement to attend one standardisation meeting per year at our head office in Selby, North Yorkshire. All of your work is carried out via our bespoke internet based system, EQUAL.

Tutor role, salary
Expected payment per learner – TBC
NB: This role is classed as self-employed.

Reports to:
• Quality Manager/Learner Support Manager
Works in conjunction with:
• Quality Team/Learner Support Team

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
• You will access learners’ assessments via an online system where you will be required to assess work and provide robust written feedback to the learner
• You will be required to liaise with learners by email/telephone to assist them with any questions that need revisiting in order for them to achieve a Pass and meet the learning outcomes for the qualification
• You will be required to liaise with the tutor and administration teams in our office to return learner feedback via the online system, and highlight any areas of concern with learners
• Your agreed caseload will be required to be returned to the office within seven days on receipt of the assessments
• As part of the awarding body and audit requirements, a sample of your work will be assessed by our team of internal moderators
• If any actions are identified by our internal moderators, you will be required to action and resolve these within a period of 10 days
• Undertake any training relevant to the efficient execution of any of the above duties, and to take responsibility for your own professional development
• Undertake necessary Health and Safety responsibilities and duties as required by this post
• Undertake any necessary Data Protection responsibilities and duties as required by this post.

Qualifications Required:
In line with NCFE’s Occupational Competence Guidelines, all applicants are expected to hold a minimum Level 3 or equivalent qualification in one of the following areas:

Examples of relevant qualifications:
• Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care
• Level 3 NVQ in Health and Social Care (Adults)
• Level 3 Diploma in Clinical Healthcare Support
• Level 4 NVQ in Registered Managers (RMA)
• Level 4 NVQ in Leadership and Management for Care Services (LMCS)
• Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s Services
• Nursing qualification.

Examples of relevant work experience/sectors:
• Social care
• Healthcare
• Nursing.

For more information on the qualification, please visit www.ncfe.org.uk and in the Qualification and Unit finder section, enter reference number 601/7566/7.

NB: It is a requirement of the role that you can evidence up-to-date occupational competency within this field.

Closing Date:
13/10/2017
Contact Details:
THE SKILLS NETWORK
Tel: 01757 600 916
Fax: 01757 708031
Contact: Tutor Recruitment
Email:

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