Functional Skills / Employability Tutor

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North West England
Bury, Swinton
£23,000 to £26,000 per annum
KM Education Recruitment Ltd
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KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Work Based Learning and Welfare to Work sectors.

Job Title: Functional Skills / Employability Tutor

Location: Bolton 

Salary: £23,000 - £26,000 (dependent on qualifications and experience) 

Package includes; Excellent Holiday Entitlement, Mileage, Pension + Much More!

Type: Full Time, Permanent 


  • Delivering Functional Skills (English and Maths) up to Level 2 and Employability training to a caseload of learners working towards Study Programmes / Traineeships.
  • The successful candidate must be engaging and able to demonstrate energy and passion to motivate / train clients in order to help them realise their potential.
  • Identify learner’s strengths and weakness’ through initial assessment and support them accordingly
  • The successful candidate will be flexible with their delivery methods and be able to adapt quickly to learners needs.
  • As part of the Employability delivery you will be required to assist clients with CV writing, job search, interview techniques, confidence building and deliver advice and guidance to enable clients to make informed decisions about their future goals.
  • You will follow schemes of work but have the flair to make them your own, and deliver encouraging, nurturing, and motivating training.

Essential Criteria:

  • Recognised level 3 teaching qualification: PTLLS/AET or above / equivalent.
  • Must have experience of delivering Functional Skills (English and Maths) to level 2 and Employability training in a classroom based setting.
  • Knowledge and experience of Traineeship Programmes.
  • Experience of working with and motivating young people (aged 16-18 years old+).
  • Excellent classroom management skills, and experience in working with challenging learners.

Personal Skills:

  • Demonstrate energy and passion to motivate and train clients towards securing employment.
  • Enthusiastic individual who is able to make a real impact and make learning exciting.
  • Demonstrate confidence, tenacity and ability to work on own initiative.
  • Organisational skills are a must.

Please note:

KM Recruitment receive a high number of applications for each role advertised and although we would like to we are not always able to deliver feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 4 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and keep an eye on our website for future opportunities.

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Contact Details:
KM Education Recruitment Ltd
Tel: 01543 279752
Contact: Recruitment Team

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