Functional Skills Tutor- West Midlands

  • Job Reference: 296101188
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Newcastle Perms (296)
  • Website:
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 28 days holiday+ bank holidays, hybrid working, excellent career oppor
  • Sector: Tutor / Trainer
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are excited to be offering an exceptional opportunity for a Functional Skills Tutor.

This company believes in investing in both our learners and its employees. With a competitive salary of up to £32,000, they offer more than just financial rewards. Their comprehensive benefits package includes:

• Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a generous holiday allowance of 28 days, plus bank holidays, with the flexibility to buy and sell holidays to suit your needs.
• They offer a competitive pension scheme, ensuring your hard work today leads to a comfortable retirement tomorrow.
• Health and Well-being: Take advantage of dental care benefits to keep you smiling and healthy.
• Flexitime: They understand that life outside work matters too. Their flexible working hours let you balance your personal and professional commitments seamlessly.
• Career Growth: Join a team that believes in your potential. We offer genuine opportunities for career progression, enabling you to reach new heights in your professional journey.

Your Role: As a Functional Skills Tutor, you'll play a pivotal role in shaping the careers of aspiring Early Years professionals.
Functional Skills Tutor Duties and Responsibilities:

The role involves instructing Apprenticeship learners, creating personalised training programs that adhere to both company standards and awarding body criteria. The delivery of these programs will occur through remote, classroom, and one-on-one settings.
Key responsibilities:
• Plan, prepare, and deliver a course of learning for learners in Functional Skills Maths and English
• Devise and implement appropriate teaching plans and learning materials for classroom (inc remote) and 1:1 coaching sessions.
• Undertake formal reviews with learners, completing coaching and assessment records outlining the teaching, learning and assessment undertaken during the session.
• Mark learners’ work providing developmental feedback that builds on existing skills and challenges the learning process.
• Maintain a high standard of compliance in order to meet internal and external requirements.
• Take part in observations of teaching, learning and assessment in order to identify key strengths in performance and address areas for self-development.
• Undertake continuous professional/curriculum development is undertaken to maintain and enhance your own technical knowledge within your subject(s) specialism.
• Carry out additional tasks which are within capabilities and fulfil the requirements of the role and business needs.

Essential Qualifications, Skills and Experience required for Functional Skills Tutor
• L3 Teaching award e.g. AET/PTLLS/PGCE
• Assessor award- A1, CAVA, TAQA would be highly desirable
• Functional Skills L2 or equivalent in Maths & English
• Previous experience delivering Maths and English to Apprenticeship Learners
• Excellent communication skills with an ability to work effectively with employers, staff and
• Familiar with e-portfolio systems
• Effective time management and able to work towards set targets and deadlines
• Full UK Driving License and the flexibility to travel as and where required

For more information please get in touch with the Pertemps Newcastle office on 0191 3000513