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Family Learning Tutor

Warwickshire County Council
£30,831 - £33,286 per annum
Closing date
1 Jul 2024

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Education - non-schools based
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Working Pattern

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About us and the role


Warwickshire County Council’s Adult and Community Learning is a dynamic, forward-looking adult education service, judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted. We provide a wide range of adult learning courses across the county.


We are seeking a permanent tutor to teach across the rich and broad curriculum offer within the Family Learning programme. This includes Literacy; Numeracy; Science, Food and the Environment; Art and Play; and Parenting and Life Skills courses. This post will be based in South Warwickshire (comprising Stratford District and Warwick District) with an ability to travel Warwickshire-wide as required. The post-holder’s office base will be Pound Lane Learning Centre, Leamington Spa.


Classes mostly take place during the day, with some evening provision offered. Classes are delivered across South Warwickshire in partnership with a variety of settings.


This role is full time, term time only, plus two weeks (41 weeks), though job share will be considered – please specify an interest in this within your application as applicable. Ideally, the candidate will be available to begin in September, though start dates can be negotiated where notice periods would not enable this.


Key Requirements

  • You are likely to be a skilled qualified teacher, with knowledge and experience of teaching across the Early Years Foundation Stage and/or Primary curriculum.
  • You will hold ambitious expectations of your learners and an ability to inspire them to achieve to the best of their abilities.
  • You will be able to plan and deliver high quality Family Learning programmes, independently and collaboratively.
  • You will be confident to deliver and assess accredited provision, with experience of moderation processes in an education context.
  • You will need to have an innovative approach to teaching and experience of working with learners with a range of abilities.
  • You will have experience of working with adults and children within education.
  • You must be committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and to supporting the rights and aspirations of under-represented groups.


For further information please see the Job Description and Person Specification. 


Working for Warwickshire – This is the difference you make 


Warwickshire County Council is a place where everyone feels?valued, included, safe, supported,?and?welcome. Our people are at the heart of this vision, could you be one of them!? 


At Warwickshire County Council we are committed to ensuring Warwickshire’s economy is vibrant and supported by the right jobs, training, skills and infrastructure.  Our people vision for Warwickshire County Council is a great place to work where diverse and talented people are enabled to be their best.  


Your future matters to us, we provide a generous pension scheme which includes an employer contribution rate of typically around 19 percent per month, to help support your financial security during retirement. The scheme also offers a valuable package of benefits for members and their dependants. To find out more please visit: Warwickshire Pension Fund homepage – Warwickshire Pension Fund'   


The benefits we offer include agile working, a valuable part of the pay and reward package for employees working in local government, generous annual leave entitlement, plus bank holidays and an additional day at Christmas, and access to Vivup benefits and discounts platform.  

Click here to view the benefits at Warwickshire County Council. 


Additional Information 


Warwickshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. Please be advised successful applicants will be subject to a range of pre-engagement checks, including a relevant Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS). In accordance with the DBS code of practice and our own policy, should an individual have a declared criminal offence an individual assessment will be completed. Warwickshire County Council adheres to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. 


The Fluency Duty is outlined in the Code of Practice on the English language requirements for public sector workers. The Fluency Duty for this role is Required. You must be able to speak and provide advice in accurate spoken English to the public.  


For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Tanya Speirs:


Closing date: midnight on 1st July
Interview date: scheduled to take place on Tuesday 16th July 2024.


Should you require application forms in an alternative format / language or any adjustments to be made throughout the application process or upon appointment, please contact and we will make every effort to meet your specific requirements. 


Warwickshire County Council is committed to equality of opportunity for all employees and is keen to address areas of under representation in its workforce. See?more 


As a local authority we take on a wide range of roles, whether we are providing specialist care and support to the most vulnerable in our communities, or championing Warwickshire as a choice for business through our work to promote economic growth and innovation.

Warwickshire is famous the world over as Shakespeare’s county— but that’s only half the story.  We’re also vibrant and modern. One of the fastest growing commercial regions in the UK, we’re home to many leading companies and developing exciting opportunities for everyone who lives and works here. 


We pride ourselves on being an innovative employer that like to encourage new ways of working. Likewise, our ability to make decisions quickly is as important to us as it is to our customers.

We work actively with partner organisations to deliver our core services:

  • Schools and Learning
  • Social Care and Health
  • Community Safety
  • Environment and Planning
  • Leisure and Tourism
  • Roads and Travel


Company info
01926 41 8125
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CV34 4RL

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