Established English Tutor, Hammersmith and Fulham

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London Borough of Hammersmith & FulhamHammersmith and Fulham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,026 - £28,065 pro-rata per annum, (actual salary £17,744 - £22,609 per annum)
Contract term: Fixed Term

LB Hammersmith and Fulham

The London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham, Adult Learning & Skill Service (ALSS) is part of the Economic Development team within the Growth & Place Department. ALSS provides over 400 courses to more than 6,500 students locally and London wide. The courses offered are both nationally accredited qualifications and non-accredited courses. ALSS is looking to recruit a 0.8 English tutor, reporting to the Programme Leader for Functional Skills English and Maths. This is a key role in supporting the Skills for Life curriculum area to deliver our English provision. ALSS arelooking for a dynamic, inspiring and enthusiastic English Lecturer with experience in teaching English to adults.
The 0.8 post is a key appointment to ensure that we maintain our standards in teaching and learning for English learners and continue to make further improvements.

Person Specification:

  • Degree or equivalent higher level qualification relevant to programme area
  • L3 Teaching Qualification (if not qualified to L4 commitment to work towards obtaining a level 4 within 2-years)
  • Evidence of professional development and continuous updating of skills and knowledge
  • Assessor/Verification Qualification
  • First Aid Qualification
  • Successful adult teaching experience
  • Contributing to curriculum development
  • Working within an OFSTED Inspection framework
  • Successfully working with adults of different abilities and motivations
  • Knowledge and awareness of the variety of contexts in which adults learn and those factors that enable them to achieve successful outcomes
  • Awareness of the learning and skills needs of local adults
  • Some knowledge of employment opportunities for adults in subject context
  • Knowledge of ICT and its application to teaching and learning
  • Effective communications and interpersonal skills
  • Understanding of equality of opportunity and a personal commitment to ensuring all learners are supported to successfully achieve
  • Effective timekeeping and ability to fulfil the administrative duties of the post
  • Commitment to continuous improvement in line with the service’s mission 
  • Evidence of eligibility to work in UK
  • DBS check or willingness to obtain one prior to commencing post
  • Member of a professional body relating to your subject area

Essential Qualifications:

  • L3 Teaching Qualification (if not qualified to L4 commitment to work towards obtaining a level 4 within 2-years)

To discover more and apply, please go to:

Contact details for an informal discussion: Claudette Earle, Programme Leader on 020 8753 6333 or via email on CLAUDETTE.EARLE@LBHF.GOV.UK

Ref. LBHF 8582
Fixed term until 31 August 2020

Interview date: 22 & 23 May 2019

Closing date: 13th May 2019

Job location

More about London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham
Address: Town Hall, King Street, Hammersmith, London, W6 9JU, United Kingdom.
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