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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and self-motivated Tutor to join our Apprenticeship and Traineeship programme within our Lifestyle and Works team.

The 3 Ships are Mencap’s education based programmes for supporting people with a learning disability to move closer to the job market and gain employment. The 3 Ships are Supported Internships, Traineeships and Apprenticeships.

As a Tutor you will focus on the delivery of the educational element of Apprenticeships and Traineeships; designing and delivering creative lessons to a diverse group of learners which will include employability and functional skills topics.

The successful candidate will deliver elements of teaching, learning and assessment to learners including accredited functional skills in both English and Mathematics. This role would suit a highly motivated and qualified teacher or someone looking to pursue this career.

At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do. We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us. Together we are Mencap!

This position is full time, 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday based in the Peterborough and Shrewsbury area. You must be willing to travel to various locations.

Key skills and requirements (essential):

  • Experience of supporting people
  • Experience of delivering against targets
  • Experience of working with a diverse group of learners
  • A-C/9-4 English & Maths GCSE (or equivalent)
  • Recognised teaching qualification at level 5 (DTLLS, PGCE, CertEd) or willingness to work towards
  • Knowledge and experience of delivering and assessing functional skills English and Maths up to level 2
  • Experience & knowledge of safe working practices
  • Good classroom management skills and strategies
  • Good time management and planning skills

(Please see the Job Description and Personal Specification for a more extensive list of responsibilities, experiences and key skills required for this role).

All candidates offered an interview for this role will need to provide evidence of their GCSE English and Maths (or equivalent) and any relevant teaching qualifications at interview stage.

This role will close on Weds 26th May and interviews will take place shortly after this date via Microsoft Teams. 

Please note - The salary will be dependent on your level of qualification Level 3 PTLLS and Level 4 CTLLS £25,500.Level 5 DTLLS, PGCE or Cert Ed £27,540.

JOB ID 21226

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