Secondary - Science

Posted 29 September 2023
Salary £19,000 - £21,000
Discipline SecondaryScience
Contact NameCharlaine Walsh

Job description

Aspirational Secondary school seeks enthusiastic and experienced Science tutor.

This school is a place where everyone can live by their motto; ‘Think Big, Chase Dreams and Succeed Together’. The aims of the school are to ensure that all students experience an enjoyable and well-rounded education that will prepare them for further study and success. They believe that achievement is realised when students feel part of a supportive learning community and are taught to have resilience, perseverance, and pride in themselves and their school. It is this schools mission that through living their values of achievement, resilience, perseverance, community, and pride, every student will excel.

They are looking for a full time Secondary Science academic tutor to start as soon as possible, to help support their students on a 1-1 basis. The ideal candidate must have experience working in a secondary school, have knowledge of the specific subject and the curriculum, along with having positivity and warmth. If you feel you would make a great addition to this school, please read the below job description and apply.


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.