Functional Skills Apprenticeship Tutor - Midlands

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1232018419-2
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Best Practice Network
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Apprentice Pay: £32,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Driving, Fashion, Recruitment & Talent Acquisition
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

This post will holistically plan, co-ordinate and deliver training for functional skills to apprentices based in the education and early years sectors. This could be at Level 1 and 2 and delivery will be to a varied clientele from Level 2 to Level 7 learners including middle and senior managers. Your knowledge and experience will be shared with apprentices to ensure they achieve their functional skills in a timely fashion. This role may include some early evening work to fit around the schedule of our learners.

  • Complete functional skills reviews with learners and identify skill and knowledge gaps

  • Develop and take responsibility for the delivery of individual training plans tailored to learner needs

  • Deliver high-quality training to exceed awarding body quality standards for functional skills, in the workplace or remotely using Teams, as appropriate to the learners' requirements

  • Support Tutors to ensure they take full responsibility for their learners and set, monitor and record progress and follow the exam protocol

Personal Specification

  • Hold a qualification or have experience in delivering high quality functional skills training at Level 1 and 2 remotely and face to face

  • Hold Level 2 Numeracy and Literacy qualifications

  • Have experience of working with employers in a training or customer relations role

  • Able to develop strong professional relationships with employers and learners

  • Have strong IT skills and be willing to work with e-portfolio's

  • Can motivate learners and ensure they complete on time

  • Hold a full driving licence, have own vehicle and be willing to travel to customer sites

  • Have high levels of motivation and the ability to use own initiative

  • Robust internet connection at place of work

  • Hold an assessor qualification

We will need perform an enhanced DBS check on the successful candidate. This check will refresh and update throughout your employment with us. The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) helps employers make safer recruitment decisions each year by processing and issuing DBS checks for England, Wales, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man. DBS also maintains the Adults' and Children's Barred Lists, and makes considered decisions as to whether an individual should be included on one or both of these lists and barred from engaging in regulated activity.