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Aspire-i Ltd is a social enterprise company committed to helping individuals, organisations and communities succeed through learning and work. We have a strong track record of successfully delivering government funded initiatives and contracts including Next Step and Study Programmes. We are a major provider of advice and support services to young people and adults across the Leeds City Region, Yorkshire and the North of England.

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    Functional Skills/Vocational Tutor

    Full time, permanent

    Based in Bradford, with some delivery in Keighley

    Full time 37 hours per week £22,000 - £24,500 per annum

    An opportunity has arisen for a Functional Skills/Vocational Tutor to deliver Functional Skills to learners on our Study programmes and Apprenticeships. The successful candidate would work within our Learner Delivery Team reporting to our Vocational Learning Manager to ensure that maths, English and ICT Functional Skills are delivered from Entry to Level 2 associated with Study Programmes and Apprenticeships. The main objectives of the role are:

    • To deliver maths, English and ICT Functional Skills from Entry to Level 2 associated with the Study Programmes and Apprenticeships.
    • To design and implement schemes of work, session plans and resources, contextualise functional skills into a variety of vocational areas, to support functional skills delivery.
    • To be responsible for the teaching, learning, assessment and learner support which leads to further training or employment opportunities.
    • To have worked in vocational lead setting.
    • To ensure minimum standards of achievement rates are met for Study Programmes and Apprenticeship Delivery in Functional Skills.

    You will be able to design, deliver and contextualise functional skills appropriate to 16-19 year old learners and 19+ Apprenticeship learners at a consistently high standard, have previous experience of working with young and/or disadvantaged people, and have extensive functional skills delivery experience across a variety of sectors.

    You must have a recognised teaching qualification (PGCE, Cert Ed, CTTLS, DTTLS) and Skills for Life or Functional Skills qualification in English, Maths and ICT. A subject specialism in Literacy and Numeracy at level 4 or 5 is desirable.

    Closing date: Friday 1st August 2014

    Interviews will be held in the first week of August in Bradford

    Application Process

    To apply, please send your CV and Covering letter to rob.mifsud@aspire-i.com or telephone 01274 829400, or click here for a full job description.

    All positions are subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exemptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for an Enhanced Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions, cautions, warnings and reprimands. Aspire-i is an Equal Opportunities employer. We wish to encourage the recruitment of staff from under-represented groups to apply for the advertised positions. Aspire-i will seek to recruit the best candidate for the job based on merit. The recruitment and selection process will ensure the identification of the person best suited to the job and the Aspire-i Ltd.

    Aspire-i is an equal opportunities employer. We wish to encourage the recruitment of staff from under-represented groups to apply for the advertised positions. Aspire-i will seek to recruit the best candidate for the job based on merit. The recruitment and selection process will ensure the identification of the person best suited to the job and the Aspire-i Ltd.

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