Functional skills tutor - KENT

  • Location

    Kent, England

  • Sector:

    Employment Related Services

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  • Salary:

    Up to £25000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lesley Clydesdale

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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ESOL and Functional Skills Tutor
Kent region ( Herne Bay/ Eastbourne ) with some travel
37.5 hours per week

£20k to 25k per year plus a southern weighting of circa £1500
25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
CMD Recruitment are supporting a national training provider with a functional skills tutor vacancy in the Kent region
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking provider working on a contract that is growing.
My client is looking for passionate tutors with a " can do " attitude and a genuine interest in supporting learners to achieve
This role will require you to travel around the region.
The successful candidate will be a qualified tutor and have experience in delivering functional skills at level 1 and 2 in a classroom setting to small groups of learners from diverse backgrounds working in the transport sector.
Key Responsibilities

  • To deliver Functional Skills English and/or Maths at Level 1 and Level 2 to cohorts of learners
  • To provide 1:1 or small group support where necessary
  • To diagnose learners English and maths needs and requirements
  • To produce Functional Skills Delivery plans to include assessment plans
  • To prepare and develop innovative sessions, design and deliver group activities to achieve positive outcomes, embedding the learning, wherever possible, to make the sessions relevant.

Core Skills for Functional Skills Delivery

  • Ability to engage and communicate effectively with learners of all ages, employers, managers and other professionals
  • Ability to work through and with others for the benefit of the learners
  • Ability to problem solve, innovate, plan, organise, overcome barriers and implement solutions effectively
  • Able to form confident professional relationships with learners

Knowledge Skills & Experience :


  • Have a minimum of G.C.S.E. Grade C for Maths and English or equivalent
  • Experience of delivering Functional Skills Level 1 and Level 2 Qualifications in Mathematics & English
  • Hold a relevant teaching qualification: Minimum Level 3 Award in Education & Training, PTTLS, Cert Ed, PGCE, City and Guilds 9285 or 730 or equivalent
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Maths & English delivery
  • Ability to work remotely
  • IT Literate with experience working with Microsoft Office
  • Proven experience working and meeting KPIs and targets
  • Experience, knowledge and understanding of Safeguarding and Equality & Diversity practices and legislation

If you are a functional skills tutor looking for a rewarding career opportunity then please do forward your CV for consideration