Primary - English

Posted 09 November 2023
Salary £19,000 - £21,000 pro rata
Discipline PrimaryEnglish
Contact NameCharlaine Walsh

Job description

A small primary school seeks experienced tutors for KS2 Literacy and some Numeracy.

A wonderful school which is the heartbeat of the local community is seeking a highly experienced KS2 Literacy and Numeracy tutor. It is a one-form entry primary school offering provision from Nursery to Year 6 and has around 250 children on role.

This is a warm, friendly school which strives to help all the families develop a deep love of learning. They recognise that all children are unique and aim to nurture individual talents and celebrate efforts and achievements.

Their values of: Tolerance, Respect, Ambition, Courage, and Kindness are at the heart of everything they do and are looking for the right candidate to start in January on a full-time basis.

The candidate will be supporting pupils in KS2 Literacy with some Numeracy intervention also. Having excellent communication skills, along with experience of working in a challenging school is essential, as well as having a warm and friendly approach, with a ‘go to’ attitude. If you feel you would make a great addition to this school, please read the below job description, and apply.

There will also be a dedicated day for selected candidates to have a tour of the school beforehand.

Please note that the role of an academic tutor is face-to-face and you will likely be expected to attend an in-person interview at the school too.

Job description

Become an Academic Tutor

We’re recruiting full-time Academic Tutors to start immediately and deliver tuition in various subjects for the National Tutoring Programme. This is a great opportunity to get school experience, which is invaluable for those who are considering a career in teaching.

You’ll be working alongside teachers to provide tuition for pupils whose education has been most impacted by the pandemic. Academic Tutors can mentor pupils in primary school literacy, numeracy or science, or secondary school English, humanities, maths, modern foreign languages, or science.

Our fully funded training will ensure that you have all the knowledge you need for your new role.

To become an Academic Tutor, you’ll need:

  • A degree or equivalent, OR;

  • Three A-levels at A*- C grade AND a minimum of Grade 4 (grade C equivalent) in English and maths at GCSE level

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Working with teaching staff to identify the support each pupil needs

  • Creating bespoke intervention programmes for pupils

  • Developing and delivering engaging sessions with clear learning objectives

  • Delivering measurable outcomes from each session to track progress

Develop your skills as an Academic Tutor through:

  • Expert online training from Education Development Trust

  • Access to resources and professional development covering topics including mental health, work-life balance, and pedagogy

We’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer that values diverse talent and encourages applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Should you require any adjustments during the recruitment process, please contact us.