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Catch Up Tutor

Darlington, Durham
Polam Hall School
Term Time
M1 - M6 or UQT Scale
5th October 2020
Start Date
To be confirmed
25th October 2020 12:05 PM
Contract Term
Fixed term contract
Job ID
Start date
To be confirmed
  • Contract type: Fixed term contract
  • Contract length: November 2020 - July 2021
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1116721

Catch Up Tutor (s)

English and Maths

Posted:. 5 October 2020

Closing date: 25 October 2020

Interviews held: 29 October 2020

Start date: 9 November 2020 (subject to normal checks)

Pay rate if QTS: M1 – M6 FTE (subject to pay award)

Pay rate if UQT: £17,682 FTE (subject to pay award)

Contract type: Fixed term - early November 2020 until early July 2021

Hours: 3.30 - 5.30pm Mon - Thurs (plus 1 hour per week PPA)

Polam Hall School wishes to appoint enthusiastic Catch Up Tutors with specialisms in English and or Maths to commence in early November 2020. This programme will continue until the end of term 2021 (term time only).

The role:

We seek committed Tutors who specialise in English and or Maths who can commit to a full programme. Are experienced in tutoring and are enthusiastic, passionate about their subject and have high expectations of all pupils.

Applications from Teachers or unqualified teachers with relevant experience and qualifications are welcomed.

To prepare and deliver a programme of one to one lessons and or small group lessons to support Year 10 and 11 pupils to develop knowledge and understanding that will allow them to address their learning with a view to improvement and overall success.

These Tutors will be a skilled and reflective practitioners who are able to maximise the potential of all our pupils on this programme; who will use tutoring and assessment effectively to ensure that all pupils know and remember key knowledge and skills.

These Tutors will work as part of a team alongside Heads of Faculty, subject Teachers, SLT and the Pastoral team to ensure a full and effective Catch up Programme is delivered taking individual pupil needs into account.

Our School:

Polam Hall School is a 4 – 16 all-through academy and is part of Woodard Academies Trust. We have 750 pupils on roll, with two forms of entry in our Primary Phase and three forms in our Secondary Phase. Polam Hall is a school with a unique and long history which today is proud to be a fully comprehensive school serving the young people of Darlington. Our mission is to educate the whole child, developing leadership, compassion, character and academic ambition, through the combination of our Academic and Concordia Crescimus curricula. We have high expectations and aspirations for every member of our school community.

Polam Hall is a community where staff and students work together for common goals. We make every effort to develop our staff team, offering professional development opportunities and the chance to be part of a wider Trust, yet retaining the friendly atmosphere of a small school. We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic people to join our team, who have children at the heart of their practice and who will help us to drive forward our aim: to deliver an outstanding education to every single one of our pupils.

Please note you should use the supporting statement section of the application form to clearly evidence your ability to meet the requirements outlined in the person specification. The information in this section will be used to shortlist applicants for the role and therefore it is important that you provide enough detail to give a full picture of your skills and experience and what you can contribute to teaching and learning at Polam Hall.

Polam Hall School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.


Safeguarding Statement:

Polam Hall School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
Polam Hall School

Polam Hall School

Part of Woodard Academies Trust

Woodard Academies Trust