Tutor of GCSE English - York College
Tutor of GCSE English
Ref: 1617 / 212
37 hours per week (1 FTE)
GBP26,181 to GBP34,442 pro rata per annum (subject to qualifications) plus benefits
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About the College
This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the major providers of education and training in Yorkshire and Humberside. We are one of the largest providers of A Level and vocational programmes for 16 to 19 year olds in the region.
We also deliver a range of Traineeships and Apprenticeships and work with over 1,000 employers, helping them to recruit apprentices and provide bespoke training for their employees. We also offer a range of Higher Education courses for full and part-time study as well as many Adult Learning opportunities.
We are proud of our outstanding success rates for students studying at all levels, which have been consistently above national averages for the last 21 years, as well as the outstanding student progression into higher-level study and employment.
We are proud to have been judged as 'Outstanding' by Ofsted. We are also 'outstanding' in terms of our financial health. We have first-class resources designed with post-16 students in mind and recently opened a brand new Construction Centre.
These, combined with the highest standards for individual student achievement, provides an outstanding environment for teaching and learning.
About the Role
York College is seeking to appoint a full-time English tutor to join the Foundation English and maths division. You will be a dedicated and motivated professional ready to contribute to the development of new strategies to improve the delivery and quality of English teaching and learning for our 16-19 cohort.
You will be qualified up to at least Level 3 in English and a relevant degree qualification (or equivalent) would be desirable. In addition, you must possess a recognised Level 5/6 teaching qualification (PGCE/CertEd) or display a willingness to work towards achieving this.
You will be an enthusiastic, flexible and innovative teacher with experience of delivering English, preferably in a FE context. The ideal candidate will have delivered the 9-1 GCSE English specification and have experience of teaching a wide range of students.
Excellent administration and interpersonal skills together with a commitment to working effectively as part of a team are also essential in this role.
We encourage applications from people in under-represented groups who are looking for new and challenging career opportunities. To achieve this, black and ethnic minority applicants who meet the essential criteria outlined in the person specification will be short-listed for interview.
The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure check.
Closing date: 31st July 2017
Interviews: 9th August 2017
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