Essential Skills Tutor

Cambrian Training

Essential skills
Mid Wales, North Wales, South Wales
Posted 6 months ago

Cambrian Training Company are seeking to recruit a high quality Essential Skills Tutor to deliver Essential Skills in the North, Mid and South Wales areas (37 hours per week)

Salary up to £23,453.00 per annum depending on knowledge, qualifications and experience.


What are the core responsibilities of this role?

  • The role involves the delivery and assessment of Essential Skills Qualifications including Communication, Application of number and Digital Literacy (Levels 1-2)
  • Use of the diagnostic assessment tool WEST to plan learner support and delivery
  • Responsible for arranging conducting and invigilating controlled tasks with learners in line with CTC and awarding body requirements
  • Responsible for carrying out any administrative work associated with the Essential skills qualifications such as preparation, marking and assessment
  • Use of e-portfolio and Google drive to maintain and store learner records
  • Attending standardisation sessions and undertaking and recording own CPD
  • Working as part of a team along with the Training Officers to ensure the learner achieves their Essential skills and Framework in a timely manner
  • Accountable for supporting and engaging with learners and employers
  • Communicate regularly and effectively with the team and wider operational units


What skills and experience are we looking for?

  • Experience of working within Work Based Learning
  • Experience of delivering Essential Skills Qualifications
  • Essential Skills practitioner, TAQA or other relevant qualification would be advantageous
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the learners and employers
  • Essential skills qualifications/GCSE Maths & English at level 2 (A-C)
  • Knowledge of how to support learners with additional learning needs
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to speak Welsh is desirable
  • Full driving licence and use of own vehicle is essential


Why work with us?

  • As a valued employee you will work 37 hours per week
  • Flexible working hours
  • You will receive 21.5 days of annual leave plus public bank holidays. This will increase to 24.5 days of annual leave after the completion of 12 months service.
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Travel expenses and business mileage if using your own vehicle
  • Employee mental health first aiders
  • CPD opportunities


The successful applicants will be required to self-register as a Work Based Learning Practitioner with the Educational Workforce Council.

To apply for this position please write in the first instance with a covering letter enclosing your full CV to:
Mr Stephen Bound, General Manager, Cambrian Training Company Ltd, Ty Cambrian, Unit 10 Offa’s Dyke Business Park, Buttington, Welshpool, Powys. SY21 8JF.
E-mail:  Tel: 01938 555893

An Enhanced DBS Disclosure will be required at the employer’s expense.
Cambrian Training Company Ltd is an equal opportunity and disability confident employer.

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