One to One / Small Group Tutor (English), Rotherham

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Swinton AcademyRotherham

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £18 per hour
Contract term: Temporary

Hours of Work Casual (zero hour contract) – 

Likely to be an average of approximately 8 hours per week during term time

Salary £18 per hour

Appointment Temporary – likely to be until May / June 2020

An opportunity has arisen for a talented and skilled individual with a particular expertise in English Language / English Literature, who will work either one to one or in small groups, to help KS4 students to secure the best qualifications that they are able.

The post-holder will work mainly with Year 11 students approaching their GCSE examinations, to help to consolidate their skills or to support their progress in areas of identified weakness.

The successful candidate will:

  • be able to engage positively with young people
  • have excellent interpersonal skills 
  • have the academic ability to support students in preparation for their GCSE examinations
  • have subject specific knowledge in English Language / English literature (ideally at KS4)
  • be willing and able to provide support in other subjects if required

This post will be particularly suited to those who have a degree of flexibility in their working arrangements.

A degree in an English subject would be advantageous but is not essential.

For further information and to apply, please visit   and follow the link to the vacancies section, or contact Jan Garfitt if you have any difficulties on 01709 570586.  Applications should be returned to  

The closing date for a pplications is 9.00am on Friday 17th January 2020.

We undertake to make any ‘reasonable adjustments’ to a job or workplace to counteract any disadvantages a disabled person may face. This post involves working with children and therefore if successful, you will be required to apply for a disclosure and barring services check at an enhanced level.  Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at 

ACET is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note if you have not received a reply within three weeks, your application has been unsuccessful.

More about Swinton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: East Avenue, Swinton, Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S64 8JW, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1709 570586