Functional Skills Tutor Manchester

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Employment Related Services

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  • Salary:

    £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lesley Clydesdale

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Functional Skills Tutor

Manchester region


37.5 hours per week

£ 20k to £ 25k per year

25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

CMD Recruitment are supporting a national training provider with a functional skills tutor vacancy in the Manchester 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 " attitide 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.T

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 GCSE 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 consoderation