Functional Skills Tutor

Job Description

Functional Skills Tutor
Chesterfield, East Midlands - with some local regional travel

Salary: Up to £28,500


Opportunity to join an award winning Training Provider organisation who have been steadlily growing for a number a years. Their ethos is based around improving the lives of the individuals they support, helping them to reach their potential.

They have a current vacancy for a Functional Skills Tutor to join their team,  working on a programme for employed learners working for local employers. Delivering Maths and English courses up to Level 2, the role is based from the Chesterfield centre, with local East Midlands travel to also deliver in the workplace.


  •  Teaching qualfication e.g. AET/ PTLLS 
  • Group delivery experince
  • Experienced in preparing session plans
  • Good IT skills
  • Knowledge of the local labour market
  • Ability to motivate and inspire learners
  • Excellent communication skills


  • To deliver English and Maths courses to learners in-house and within the workplace
  • Supporting a range of learners with differing abilities from Entry Level 1 – Level 2
  • Development and effective promotion of independent learning resources and flexible learning strategies to meet learning aims
  • Produce quality approved schemes of work, session plans and delivery resources as required for class room led sector and employer led courses
  • Delivery of quality facilitation, teaching, learning and assessment that encourages and motivates learners to remain on provision
  • To develop new course material to meet the needs of the learners and local labour market#
  • To support learners with their employability needs as required
  • To provide confidential and impartial information, advice and guidance on employment and learning opportunities
  • To manage own caseload to ensure contractual targets are met
  • To ensure learner files meets contractual compliance
  • Enrol learners for any required external exams
  • Invigilate learners exams/tests
  • Maintain awarding bodies records
  • To carry out learner reviews