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Functional Skills Maths Tutors

Contract Type
Education, Media & Communications
Harrogate, GBR
Expiry Date
Functional Skills Maths Tutors Description Teaching and coordinating Functional Skills Maths delivery to groups of Junior Soldiers and Permanent Staff Conduct initial assessment, diagnostic assessments, individual learning plannin...

Job Description

Functional Skills Maths Tutors


  • Teaching and coordinating Functional Skills Maths delivery to groups of Junior Soldiers and Permanent Staff
  • Conduct initial assessment, diagnostic assessments, individual learning planning and reviews
  • Book and plan for Functional Skills testing and act as an invigilator, a reader or scribe as required.
  • Communicate learner progress with the Education Managers as requested
  • Support the development and delivery of additional courses such as Driver Theory Training and BTEC Levels 2 and 3 Public Services
  • Ensure all diagnostics/marking/marking certificates are completed/produced in a timely fashion and deadlines are met
  • Ensure relevant and appropriate support for learners with additional learning support needs as required
  • Supporting and motivating learners in their studies
  • Undertake other specified duties including course/resource development, tutorial support and associated administrative tasks
  • Have available an up-to-date syllabus and schemes of work (showing methods of delivery) for each course/class taught
  • Prepare suitable teaching and learning materials for a range of courses/classes and make use of a range of appropriate delivery methodologies
  • Ensure accurate records are maintained as required of all student assessed work, report progress and registers or otherwise at appropriate
  • Follow all agreed Quality Assurance Systems and Risk Management systems and comply with all policies and procedures (eg. Health & Safety and Diversity and Inclusion) and ensure that these policies are followed
  • Undertake appropriate staff development activities that support personal development, including inducting/supporting new or temporary staff and ensuring your own teaching practice conforms with standards
  • Ensure that teaching materials, equipment and facilities are prepared for instruction and use through effective communications with the colleagues and supplier partners
  • Actively promote and work with both Pearson TQ staff and the Authority to ensure a good working relationships and a “one team” approach
  • Attend all appropriate staff meetings and training sessions under the direction of your line manager
  • Ensure that Individual Performance Review sessions are conducted for all Pearson TQ staff in order to identify individual training needs
  • Support the actions outlined in the College Quality Improvement and Action Plan

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  • Relevant teaching and/or training qualification (ie Cert Ed, PGCE, CTLLS, DTLLS)
  • Level 3 qualification in English, Maths and/or ICT
  • Experience of delivering Functional Skills to Level 2 (Desirable)
  • Ability to embrace and develop practical and innovative delivery models for functional skills
  • Ability to adopt industry specific contextualised functional skills delivery models
  • Good general ICT skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Flexible, adaptable and enthusiastic team-worker
  • Ability to adapt lessons to support the needs of the individual and the group
  • Possession of excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Possession of excellent listening skills
  • Possession of excellent interpersonal skills and supportive attitude to colleagues
  • Commitment to and enthusiasm for the values of inclusive, personalised education and training
  • Ability to meet deadlines and to work under pressure
  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion, quality assurance and customer care.
  • Have attended or be willing to do so the Authority’s ASLS Course (course is currently held at Pirbright).

Primary Location: GB-GB-Harrogate

Work Locations: GB-Harrogate-Army Foundation College Army Foundation College Penny Pot Lane Harrogate HG3 2SE

Job: Learning Delivery

Organization: Core

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Aug 3, 2020

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2006751

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.