Learning Support Tutor - Maths

Waltham Forest College
Waltham Forest, London [Greater London]
£23,989 - £26,052 Per Year, Pro rata
02 Aug 2022 12:50
17 Aug 2022 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Learner Support / Teaching Assistant
Contract Type
Full Time, Part Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Learning Support Tutor - Maths

Job Title Learning Support Tutor - Maths x 2

Location: East London


Post 1 - 36 hours per week, 36 weeks per year, Term Time Only

Post 2 – 18 hours per week, 36 weeks per year, Term Time Only

Salary range: £23,989 - £26,052 pro rata

Contract Type: Permanent

Waltham Forest College is a forward thinking, vibrant, diverse and exciting place to study and work.  We are proud of our achievements including being rated as the top performing college in London for student satisfaction for the past two consecutive years, as well as being graded as Good by Ofsted. We believe that our employees are the heart of the organisation and having the right people in the right place, with the right skills is the key to our success.

We are looking for a committed individual who is passionate about working in an aspirational and high performing college and dedicated to contributing to an outstanding experience for our learners.  The successful candidate will have a keen sense of responsibility, ownership and a ‘can do’ approach to addressing everyday challenges.  If you believe you have the skills, experience and motivation to make a difference and be part of Team Forest, we strongly encourage you to apply for the post at Waltham Forest College.

Are you passionate about supporting young people and adults to achieve their full potential, helping them to breakdown their barriers to learning?

The Maths department are recruiting for a Learning Support Tutor, to provide support to our college students studying Functional Skills and GCSE Maths. Experience in the role is necessary, as is a flexible proactive approach, and a thorough demonstrable knowledge of Safeguarding and Professional Boundaries.

You must hold a minimum Level 2 (GCSE Grade D/4 or above) in English and maths or willingness to work towards this.  The most vital attributes are; enthusiasm, flexibility, patience, and a sense of humour!

What’s in it for you?

We offer the opportunity to help develop your skills and knowledge in a friendly team environment, plus a range of benefits including a career average pension scheme (LGPS), employee assistance programme and free onsite parking, cycle to work scheme and Sodexo benefits scheme

Equality, diversity and inclusion
We are committed to creating and promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce that better reflects the wider community we support. We particularly welcome applicants from groups currently under-represented in senior roles, including females, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME), people with disabilities and from the LGBTQ community.




We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of our students and expect everybody working for the College to share this commitment.  We actively seek DBS clearance checks for applications of employment as part of our safeguarding procedures.

Closing Date:   17 August 2022

Interview Date: TBC

Please specify which position you are interested in.

*Please apply as soon as possible as applications will be considered upon receipt; we reserve the right to interview before the closing date*.