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Teacher of Biology

Tute Education LimitedRemote working

Teacher of Biology - Fixed-term and contractor (self-employed roles available).

Please note that this role is working from home, using our platform to deliver lessons online.

About Tute:

What Tute does is simple: our team of qualified teachers deliver live, online lessons to schools, LAs and non-mainstream settings to fill gaps in the education of children young people.   

Tute is an approved Tuition Partner in the Government’s National Tutoring Programme and is growing its team to meet high demand. The NTP makes high-quality tutoring available to schools to help disadvantaged pupils whose education has been affected by school closures.  

Tute creates equality in education by bringing the best teaching and learning to all children and young people. It is our expectation that everyone in our team supports our policy to treat all students, staff, and commissioning bodies fairly and equally.  

The Role:

The principal purpose of this role is to deliver outstanding teaching to disadvantaged learners to give them the best chance at achieving, despite the gaps caused by school closure. The National Tutoring Programme enables access to high-quality learning and Tute is growing its team of passionate, skilled teachers to meet demand. 

You will join a team of teachers who are fully qualified, are DBS-checked and are experienced online teaching and learning practitioners. It is their profession; they are as passionate about student outcomes as any other teacher – that’s why they do what they do day in, day out.

Our teachers know what works. they have designed and refined a pedagogy that facilitates progress in our online T&L classroom, The Learning Cloud, in which they have delivered over 60,000 lessons. 

Our team will train, support, and mentor you so that you too become a professional in this field. Tute has several live teaching opportunities ready to schedule and, if you meet our high standards, you can choose which to commit to and work these around your other commitments. We would like you to teach 15 lessons a week, but if you cannot commit to this many you are still welcome to apply to become a part of our team. 

You will be an effective professional who demonstrates thorough curriculum knowledge, teaches and assesses effectively, enjoys professional development, and enables students to achieve. You are a dynamic individual who works well with others and has a natural passion for teaching and learning.

Delivering lessons in an online classroom does not make you any less of a teacher. This is a profession - you will plan, you will teach, you will assess, you will build relationships, you will have fun, you will support, you will facilitate progress... you will make a difference. That’s the reason you chose our profession in the first place. 

Key Responsibilities

• Plan, deliver and evaluate lessons in Tute’s online platform 

• Create stimulating and challenging learning opportunities

• Set appropriate and demanding expectations through tasks that challenge students and ensure high levels of interest

• Make effective use of Learning Cloud functions to create an engaging learning environment that promotes progress

• Enable students to acquire and consolidate knowledge, skills and understanding appropriate to the subject taught

• Differentiate planning and teaching according to students’ educational needs e.g. ALN/SEND, MAT/G&T, CLA. ASD, SEMH

• Nurture the emotional, intellectual, spiritual, creative and physical wellbeing of all pupils by following safeguarding procedures

• Stimulate children’s curiosity as well as desire and love of learning

• Provide frequent, timely and purposeful feedback frequently that contributes to pupils’ progress and suggests ways to improve

• Facilitate learning by creating an environment in which behaviour facilitates progress, in line with the behaviour policy

Please note: You must have UK QTS and have experience teaching the UK Curriculum for at least two years.

How to apply:

Please complete the 'Quick Apply' application below.

For further information or a confidential discussion about the role please contact Rochelle Bent (Consultant at Tes): rochelle.bent@tes.com

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

Working with Tute is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore subject to possession of an enhanced certificate of disclosure issued by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and barred list check.

Tute adheres to the statutory safer recruitment procedures issued by the DfE.  Tute promotes policies of equality opportunity for both staff and students.

Tute creates equality in education by bringing the best teaching and learning to all children and young people. It is our expectation that everyone in our team supports our policy to treat all students, staff, and commissioning bodies fairly and equally.

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