Catch-up Tutor

  • Job Reference: 00040152-1
  • Date Posted: 23 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Wolverhampton
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Education, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

We have a new opportunity for a Catch-up Tutor to join our team based in Featherstone (mostly working from home). You will join us on a full-time or part-time, fixed term basis until 31.07.21. In return, you will receive a competitive salary of £25,000 - £30,000 per annum.

Juniper is an independent established training provider who have been assisting young people to move forward and achieve for 35 years. Delivering Traineeships, Study Programmes and Apprenticeships we help young people across the country to take positive steps forward in their lives.

As our Catch-up Tutor you will:

- Work with small groups of students (max 5) whose learning may have been impacted by Coronavirus

- Deliver engaging and effective training sessions – face to face, and/or remotely

- Deliver either; English, maths (Functional Skills &/or GCSEs), BTEC WorkSkills, Childcare, Customer Service, Retail or Business Admin qualifications

- Contribute towards ensuring excellent student attendance & retention

- Safeguard the welfare of all students, preventing radicalisation and promoting British Values

Health and well-being benefits we offer our people:

- JFit - this is a scheme where employees participate in an exercise of their choice for 45 minutes, for 3 times a week, over a year (April to March) and earn extra annual leave for simply taking part

- Health Shields - Cashback on health needs, such as dental, physiotherapy, eye tests and prescriptions

- EAP – Our scheme to help any employees with any personal problems that may impact their health

- Critical Illness Cover

- Flexi Holidays – Including an extra day off for your birthday!

- Cycle to work – We offer the opportunity for all staff to participate in the fantastic Cycle to Work scheme

Key responsibilities as our Catch-up Tutor will be to:

- Deliver engaging, effective and innovative small group training sessions to students

- Ensure that students work-skills are developed and that they are ready for working life by the time they leave Juniper

- Plan and facilitate engaging projects

- Conduct & use initial assessment effectively and set students appropriate, but challenging, targets & goals

- Assess readiness for FS/GCSE exams (where applicable)

- Assess and map units for BTEC/vocational qual portfolios (where applicable)

- Ensure that student attendance & retention targets are met, with absences robustly followed up achieve targets to meet contractual/blueprint obligations

Skills and abilities, we’re looking for in our Catch-up Tutor:

- Level 2 English & Maths (or working at)

- Deliver effective training sessions to groups

- Excellent communicator

- Persuade & influence others and deal with conflict/challenging behaviour

- Build rapport with target group and retain their attention during training sessions

- Work well under pressure

- Work to targets & deadlines

- Highly motivated

- Innovative & solution focused

- Remain positive, with a bubbly, engaging personality

- Excellent organisation skills

- Competent in use of IT

- To meet targets and provide a quality service to all stakeholders

- Level 3 Teaching qual (Within 6 Months)

- Level 3 in English or/and Maths (Within 6 Months)

If you would like to join our team as our new Catch-up Tutor then please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you