Job Title: Functional Skills Tutor

Department: Operations

Responsible to: Contract Manager

Location: D2N2

Salary: 22-24k

Job Purpose:

To provide support and tailored training to all learners accessing the DBC iProgramme. Creating new delivery modules and courses to address the local needs of employers and learners.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To deliver English and Maths courses to learners in-house and within the workplace 

  • Supporting a range of learners with differing abilities from Entry Level 1 – Level 2 

  • Development and effective promotion of independent learning resources and flexible learning strategies to meet learning aims 

  • Produce quality approved schemes of work, session plans and delivery resources as required for class room led sector and employer led courses 

  • Delivery of quality facilitation, teaching, learning and assessment that encourages and motivates learners to remain on provision 

  • To develop new course material to meet the needs of the learners and local labour market 

  • To support learners with their employability needs as required 

  • To provide confidential and impartial information, advice and guidance on employment and learning opportunities 

  • To manage own caseload to ensure contractual targets are met 

  • To ensure learner files meets contractual compliance 

  • Enrol learners for any required external exams 

  • Invigilate learners exams/tests 

  • Maintain awarding bodies records 

  • To carry out learner reviews at milestones 

  • Ensure success stories are prepared, circulated and displayed 

  • Maintain own CPD logs 

  • To carry out any other duties as required

Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications required:

  • AET/ PTLLS qualified 

  • Group delivery 

  • Experienced in preparing session plans 

  • Knowledge of welfare to work sector 

  • ECDL or equivalent 

  • Knowledge of the local labour market 

  • Working with minimal supervision 

  • Able to motivate and inspire learners 

  • Good communication skills 

  • Experience of working to targets