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Tutor

Location
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Job Type
Contract
Posted
5 Sep 2022
Salary Details: £27,719 per annum with 35 days annual leave The David Lewis College provides residential specialist further education for young adults aged 16-25 with learning disabilities including autism, epilepsy and associated neurological conditions. Some of our learners have varying degrees of challenging behaviour. The College†s work is divided into a number of strands. The post holder will be required to work across all of the strands. There is a very strong emphasis on a holistic multi-sensory curriculum to develop communication, self-advocacy and choice and improve mobility and independence. Package Description SEN Tutor (College) 37.5 hours per week (1 FTE) £27,719 per annum 35 days annual leave Teachers†Pension Due to an increase in funding for new students, we are looking to recruit a Tutor who will work with all students across all strands of a holistic multi-sensory curriculum to develop communication, self-advocacy and choice, and improve mobility and independence. Main Responsibilities To act as a personal tutor to a group of students (if required). In this role staff are responsible for a group of students which includes drawing up the Individual Learning Plans, setting targets and monitoring progress and achievement. The tutor will work closely with the Student Support Coordinators and SLT to look after all aspects of the students support and welfare. To liaise closely with key professionals to maintain a holistic and consistent approach to student support. To deliver teaching and learning within a range of environments and to develop the SEND curriculum area. Please see attached Job Description for full responsibilities The Ideal Candidate Candidates must be a qualified teacher, ideally with a degree in a subject area and at least two years experience working with students with a range of learning disabilities from moderate to severe. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate that they consistently deliver good teaching, learning and assessment. The College†s work is divided into a number of strands. The post holder will be required to work across all of the strands. There is a very strong emphasis on a holistic multi-sensory curriculum to develop communication, self-advocacy and choice and improve mobility and independence. Good organisational and time management skills Consistently delivers good teaching, learning and assessment Application of subject knowledge to develop a curriculum area Excellent communicator both verbally and in writing Able to work independently and as part of a team Commitment to a total Communications Approach Flexible and with the ability to problem solve About The Company David Lewis is dedicated to improving the life experiences of people with complex epilepsy, autism, learning disabilities and other complex support needs from across the UK. We have a successful track record built up over 100 years with expertise in specialist residential, education, day opportunities and clinical and therapeutic services Our specialist school and college is part of an education, day opportunities and residential community. Our School is for 11-19 year olds and rated GOOD by Ofsted We also have a college onsite for 16-25 year olds with an Ofsted rating of OUTSTANDING Benefits include: 35 days annual leave Free DBS Paid while training An occupational pension (up to 6%) Annual Pay Award (= £500) + annual % pay increase Up to 12 weeks full sick pay Life Assurance Cover (3 x basic annual salary) Financial Support for Further Education Career Progression A comprehensive health and wellbeing provision including a Staff Counsellor, Staff Physio, Employee Assistance Programme, Occupational Health service and a dedicated Workplace Mentor On site gym and swimming pool Free parking
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Details

  • Job Reference: 704624849-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: David Lewis
    David Lewis
  • Location: Alderley Edge, Cheshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract