Residential Childcare Tutor

Job Description

Here at S Knights Recruitment, an exciting opportunity awaits you as a Residential Childcare Tutor! We're in search of fresh talent, meaning teaching or assessment qualifications aren't prerequisites for this role. Our client is eager to support you through the qualification process, covering the cost of training courses to obtain relevant certifications. They aim to nurture and refine your skills, instilling the confidence necessary to inspire and motivate learners.


As a Residential Childcare Tutor, your responsibilities will revolve around delivering Apprenticeships tailored to residential childcare, spanning from Level 2 to Level 5. This entails managing a caseload of learners, providing instruction, assessing their work, and guiding them through the end point assessment (EPA). This role offers full-time permanent employment, with working hours scheduled Monday to Friday in a hybrid model.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct comprehensive assessments to customize effective learner support
  • Share expertise in the residential childcare domain, empowering apprentices
  • Mentor and assist a caseload of 30-40 learners, ensuring success at EPA
  • Strategically plan teaching and learning activities, supported by a robust assessment framework
  • Assist learners in honing essential skills, including proficiency in Mathematics and English
  • Regularly monitor learner progress, adjusting coaching strategies as necessary
  • Provide valuable information, advice, and guidance to support holistic development
  • Manage E-Portfolios for all learners efficiently

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Possession of an assessor's qualification (CAVA, TAQA, A1, or equivalent - desirable)
  • Holding a teaching qualification (PTLLS, AET, Cert Ed, or equivalent - desirable)
  • Demonstrated occupational competence in a residential care setting for children
  • Possessing a qualification in Residential Childcare up to level 5
  • Willingness to undergo relevant training or qualifications to remain current
  • Possession of a UK driver's license with access to own vehicle

Embark on a rewarding career where your expertise in Residential Childcare contributes to shaping success stories. Your commitment will be esteemed within an inclusive environment that fosters growth and professional development. Apply now to become part of a team dedicated to making a positive impact. Join us today!


S Knights Recruitment are a specialist Employability and Skills Recruitment agency. We recruit for Colleges and Training Providers across the UK.


Reference: DH4737

Salary: £26,000 

Location: Cambridge/ Peterborough