Functional Skills Tutor

Job Type:
Permanent
Job Title / Sector:
Functional Skills
Region:
Yorkshire & Humberside
Area:
Leeds
Location:
Leeds
Salary:
£26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted:
08/07/2019
Recruiter:
Coyne Recruitment Limited
Job Ref:
FSLEEDS

Coyne Recruitment work with some of the best independent training providers in the UK. Our client is a national provider who uses outside education interests to engage and motivate their learners partnering with sports clubs, digital companies, dance and drama associations amongst others. Engagement is not where it stops as this employer wants to bring innovative educators who will not put together the run of the mill lessons but design classes that are going to engage, challenge and get the best out of the learners you serve.

MAIN PURPOSE OF POSITION

To support innovation and development of learning and teaching strategies within the English and Maths department.
To work in partnership with the Head of English and Maths to strategically lead whole company learning and teaching.
To facilitate and encourage a learning experience which provides tutors/ students with the opportunity to achieve their individual potential
To contribute to raising standards of student attainment within English and Maths
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

Teaching:

To undertake a designated programme of teaching support at GCSE
Deliver consistently high-quality lessons
Act as a role model through an open door policy to lessons and modelling best practice in lessons
To maintain appropriate records and to provide relevant accurate and up-to-date information for MIS, registers
To complete the relevant documentation to assist in the tracking of students/tutors.
Prioritise and manage time effectively, ensuring continued professional development in line with the role
To ensure the effective/efficient deployment of classroom support.
To maintain discipline in accordance with procedures, and to encourage good practice with regard to punctuality, behaviour, standards of work and homework.
Ensure Equality and Diversity is embedded and instilled both in and out of the classroom
Identify and raise any safeguarding issues to the relevant representative
Promote and instil a safe learning environment
Assessment & Feedback:

Assess and feedback to tutors/students
Innovate and develop assessment and feedback strategies to shape and further improve policy
Mark, grade and give written/verbal and diagnostic feedback as required
Undertake assessment of tutors and/or students as requested by external examination bodies, curriculum areas and company procedures
Assess, record and report on the attendance, progress, development and attainment of tutors and/or students and to keep such records as are required
Complete the relevant documentation to assist in the tracking of tutors and/or students
Track tutors and/or student progress and use the information to inform learning and teaching
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

Recent teaching experience at GCSE
Relevant subject knowledge (i.e. knowledge of the mathematics/science/English KS3 and GCSE curriculum OR knowledge of the year 5/6 primary curriculum)
Create engaging learning resources and assessments (either for students or adults).
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Outstanding attention to detail.
Able to take the initiative and go the extra mile.
Passionate about the difference that technology can make to outcomes of all learners.
Desirable:

Experience of working with Educational Technology.
Innovative, original ideas and an interest in product development.
Experience delivering training to adults.
KEY BEHAVIOURS

You are enthusiastic
You will always go the extra mile
You have a "make it happen" attitude
You deliver on your promises
You are a positive role model
You always place the customer at the heart of everything you do
You realise by working as team we are stronger together
The company are committed to staff personal and professional development and as well as a fantastic salary and package they offer other incentives such as training, charity days, incentive discount schemes etc.

Closing Date:
30/12/2019
Contact Details:
Coyne Recruitment Limited
Tel: 0151 294 4431
Contact: Daniel Stowe
Email:

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