Adult & Family Learning Specialist English Tutor
This is a Fixed-Term vacancy until 31st August 19.
Sandwell Adult and Family Learning Service are recruiting a full time adult English specialist tutor to join our existing team of good and outstanding staff.
The English teaching role is essential to meet the growing demands of our diverse community. You need excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and a commitment to driving up curriculum quality. You will need to work some evenings and Saturday work will be required at various points of the year e.g. during October when we take part in the national Family Learning Festival. Close team work with the Maths and ICT curriculum team will be critical to these posts, as well as working in community learning to embed literacy skills across a wide range of subjects.
You will be expected to deliver and assess Functional Skills English and community based learning to adults and families from entry level through to level 2; teaching 7 classes per week. It would be beneficial if you also have experience delivering GCSE English language to adults. You will need to evidence your English teaching hours for the past academic year, which must exceed 400 and hold an observation grade of good or outstanding. Knowledge of Ofsted, SAR, moderation, standardisation and RARPA would be a distinct advantage.
Sandwell Adult and Family Learning Service has 3 main learning centres across Sandwell and the successful applicants will be based at our Hateley Heath centre in West Bromwich. You will be required to travel between centres daily and travelling expenses can be claimed according to the SMBC approved mileage scheme. The post offers a competitive salary of £23,866 - £28,221 and a full package of benefits from SMBC. Successful candidates will need to have a DBS check.
The successful applicant will be required to hold a minimum level 4 teaching qualification, a subject qualification in English at least at level 4 and maths at least at level 2. Applications are particularly welcome from adult tutors that have experience of working for another ACL provider. Please note that most of our delivery is with adults aged 19+.
37 hours per week.
This vacancy and advert will be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible.
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