Personal Tutor

Personal Tutor

Personal Tutor - A level

Salary Range - £21,293 - £25,952

37 hours per week X 40 weeks per year


About you

Are you looking for an opportunity to work for an organisation that really cares about its staff and students? Do you want to make a real difference and help shape and influence the next generation? If so, then this role could be the perfect opportunity for you and to start your career as Personal Tutor for The Sheffield College.


The Role

Working in the Sheffield College Sixth Form, you will be working with A level students to support them with their A level programme and progression.  As a Personal Tutor, you will be an excellent role model to our students, supporting them to become independent learners that can reflect on their learning and find their own solutions. 

You will provide outstanding wrap around support with a focus on the students’ welfare, retention, attendance and progress.

You will ensure this support through effective 1:1 reviews, and the delivery of the SHAPE Your Future program (Staying Safe, Health & Well-being, Active Citizenship, Progression & Careers and Equality Matters) in group tutorials, so providing learners with the opportunity to develop a wider range of skills required to develop their careers.   You will also have involvement in the UCAS process, supporting learners with their application to university.

The post will be of interest to those who want to work in an educational setting and who may wish to eventually pursue a career in teaching.

You will be reporting to the Head of Student Experience (Sheffield Sixth Form) and work closely with teaching and support staff as well as liaising with parents and external organisations when appropriate.

Our large, vibrant and diverse Further Education College has four main campuses located across Sheffield. We are proud of our work with employers and how we are meeting local skills needs and transforming lives through learning.

If you’re excited about the scope of this role and the opportunity to have a real impact in a place that makes a real difference to lives then read the job description to find out more and apply for this position today.



We offer a wide selection of benefits in return for the work that you will do, such as

  • Continuing Professional Development
  • Excellent pension package, South Yorkshire Pension
  • Cycle to work, Car hire, Healthcare schemes plus others
  • Flexible working
  • TOTUM card with great offers and discounts


Next Steps

Closing Date: Sunday, 12th February 2023

Shortlisting Date: Monday, 13th February 2023

Interview Date: Monday, 20th February 2023


As an Investors in Diversity employer we encourage applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce. Also, as a Disability Confident Leader we are committed to removing barriers for applicants with a disability during our recruitment process, upon appointment and as an employee.

We are an employer who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students. Successful applicants will be required to have an enhanced DBS check and will be subject to safer recruiting procedures.

Please click the links below to view the job description, person specification and notes of guidance. 

To apply please click apply and follow the links and complete the online application.  For queries regarding the application process please contact People Operations Team via email [email protected]  CV’s currently not accepted.