Tutor - Maths

Preston, Lancashire
£24,074 - £29,359 Per Year, Competitive Benefits
21 Jun 2022 06:19
05 Jul 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Adult Learning
Contract Type
Part Time

Tutor - Maths

Are you passionate about making a difference to the lives of prisoners? Can you inspire, empower and inform them to turn their lives around and reach their full potential? Would you like the opportunity to teach smaller group sizes so that your delivery can have a greater impact? Do you want a rewarding career with opportunities for progression where you will experience genuine job satisfaction?

The LTE Group is a national, public-sector learning, training and education organisation with a clearly defined mission to 'improve lives and economic success through learning and skills'. Our 4,000 valued colleagues drive our delivery of specialist learning to over 100,000 learners in over 120 UK locations, across our six businesses.

We have a great opportunity to join our Education team as a Maths Tutor for Novus, our prison education provider at HMP Preston, offered on a permanent, part-time basis working 24 hrs per week.

At Novus we work with passion, care and commitment to create the foundations for change.

For almost 30 years we have been helping men, women and children of all ages and abilities, in prison settings across England and Wales, to take new directions.

The LTE Group family encompasses the strengths of each of our individual organisations:

The Manchester College - further education | UCEN Manchester - higher education |Novus - prison education |Total People - apprenticeships |MOL - professional development.

What the role entails

As a Maths Tutor you will develop and deliver high quality, learner focused education to meet contractual requirements and standards, in line with Novus policies and procedure, supporting learners and colleagues alike to ensure the best outcome for all who work within our sector. We offer full Functional Skills qualifications and Bite Size Unit from Entry 1 up to Level 2.

What we need from you

In order to be successful in the role of Maths Tutor, you will need:

  • A teaching qualification and subject specialist qualification at Level 4 (Level 5 - new standards) or a commitment to obtain the relevant outstanding Level 4 (Level 5 - new standards) qualification within a specified time scale (required)
  • Hold at least a Level 2 qualification in Literacy and Numeracy
  • Track record of effective teaching in subject specialism
  • Gain/hold and maintain a clean, enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

Ideally you will want to be a part of a team which has at its core a focus on improving lives and enabling and equipping learners to develop, grow and be equipped for a life of work and success. You'll be a self-starter with a passion to learn and grow yourself and will bring passion, dedication and positivity to your new role.

Colleague Benefits

As part of the LTE Group family, you will benefit from an excellent package including:

  • Extensive annual leave - starting at 38 days and reaching 46 days after 5 years' service.
  • In-house 'Evolve' training programme offers you the chance to upskill and further your career through a wide range of recognised qualifications.
  • Career development opportunities.
  • We pride ourselves on offering a favourable pension scheme with a competitive contribution from the Group.
  • Discounts on your health care through Simply Health.
  • Free, confidential support service provided by an external organisation, PAM Assist.
  • Cycle to work scheme saving you 25% on your purchase.
  • Access to offers with well-known retailers.

The LTE Group is an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community. If you feel you could make a difference in this rewarding and growing sector, please click on the 'Apply online' button below.

Contact Lee Rumney on 01772 444721 to find out more about the role.