Sessional Tutor - Community Learning

  • Post Ref: 6213
  • Department: Destination & Culture
  • Salary details: up to £18.41 per hour
  • Employment Status: Variable Hours
  • Hourly Rate: £12.85 to £18.41 per hour depending on level of qualification and activity
  • Hours: Varied
  • Contract Type: Variable Hours
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Skills & Learning is a top performing Adult Community Education (ACE) provider, previously shortlisted for provider of the year in the prestigious Times Education awards. Ofsted judge the service as ‘Good’ overall and the quality of Information, Advice and Guidance is independently checked and endorsed by Matrix. Direct Claim Status (the highest level of autonomy) is held for the qualifications we deliver, and Government administered learner satisfaction survey results are excellent; most learners achieve and would recommend Skills & Learning to others.

Successful candidates will join a teaching and learning team of some 200 staff.  Most of the team are part-time and report to, and are supported by, a designate Assistant Curriculum Manager or Business & Outreach Officer. 

From Art to Yoga the Curriculum is responsive to local and national priorities: Learning opportunities are offered in over 35 venues across Dorset including 7 seven learning centres: 

  1. Boscombe 
  2. Blandford 
  3. Christchurch 
  4. Dorchester 
  5. Ferndown 
  6. Dolphin centre (Poole) 
  7. Weymouth 

We use MS Teams to deliver online and Hybrid teaching as well as in day to day communications with staff. 

Tutors ensure Individual learner journeys are recorded using the six stages of Recognising And Recording Progress, Achievement and Progression (RARPAP) via Personal Development Plans PDP’s.  

Tutors are expected to adhere to the Professional Standards for Teachers and Trainers developed by the Education and Training Foundation. 

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