Pearson Functional Skills Maths Tutor in Harrogate, United Kingdom

Functional Skills Maths Tutor


  • Teaching and coordinating Functional Skills Maths delivery to groups of Junior Soldiers and Permanent Staff

  • Conduct initial assessment, diagnostic assessments, individual learning planning and reviews

  • Book and plan for Functional Skills testing and act as an invigilator, a reader or scribe as required.

  • Communicate learner progress with the Vocational Education Team Leader as requested

  • Support the development and delivery of additional courses such as Driver Theory Training and BTEC Levels 2 and 3 Public Services

  • Ensure all diagnostics/marking/marking certificates are completed/produced in a timely fashion and deadlines are met

  • Liaise with the local BSDM in the identification, diagnosis and support of learners with additional learning support needs

  • Ensure relevant and appropriate support for learners with additional learning support needs as required

  • Supporting and motivating learners in their studies

  • Undertake other specified duties including course/resource development, tutorial support and associated administrative tasks

  • Have available an up-to-date syllabus and schemes of work (showing methods of delivery) for each course/class taught

  • Prepare suitable teaching and learning materials for a range of courses/classes and make use of a range of appropriate delivery methodologies

  • Ensure accurate records are maintained as required of all student assessed work, report progress and registers or otherwise at appropriate

  • Follow all agreed Quality Assurance Systems and Risk Management systems and comply with all policies and procedures (eg. Health & Safety and Diversity and Inclusion) and ensure that these policies are followed

  • Undertake appropriate staff development activities that support personal development, including inducting/supporting new or temporary staff and ensuring your own teaching practice conforms with standards

  • Ensure that teaching materials, equipment and facilities are prepared for instruction and use through effective communications with the colleagues and supplier partners

  • Actively promote and work with both TQ staff and the Authority to ensure a good working relationships and a “one team” approach

  • Attend all appropriate staff meetings and training sessions under the direction of your line manager

  • Ensure that Individual Performance Review sessions are conducted for all TQ staff in order to identify individual training needs

  • Support the actions outlined in the College Quality Improvement and Action Plan



  • Relevant teaching and/or training qualification (ie Cert Ed, PGCE, CTLLS, DTLLS)

  • Level 3 qualification in English, Maths and/or ICT

  • Experience of delivering Functional Skills to Level 2

  • Ability to embrace and develop practical and innovative delivery models for functional skills

  • Ability to adopt industry specific contextualised functional skills delivery models

  • Good general ICT skills

  • Excellent organisational skills

  • Flexible, adaptable and enthusiastic team-worker

  • An awareness and understanding of contemporary developments in Further Education and Work Based Learning

  • Ability to adapt lessons to support the needs of the individual and the group

  • Possession of excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Possession of excellent listening skills

  • Possession of excellent interpersonal skills and supportive attitude to colleagues

  • Commitment to and enthusiasm for the values of inclusive, personalised education and training

  • A flexible approach to work, including the support of a rotational shift pattern of daytime, evening and weekend working as required

  • Ability to meet deadlines and to work under pressure

  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion, quality assurance and customer care.

  • Have attended or be willing to do so the Authority’s ASLS Course (course is currently held at Pirbright).

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Primary Location: GB-GB-Harrogate

Work Locations: GB-Harrogate-Army Foundation College Army Foundation College Penny Pot Lane Harrogate HG3 2SE

Job: Learning Delivery

Organization: Core

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Jul 24, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1810797

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled