Hours: Part Time – up to 3 days per week (0.6FTE)
Contract: Temporary – until Summer 2020
Start Date: Immediate (subject to recruitment checks)
Salary: £30.00 per hour (payable via invoice or through supply)
We have vacancies for two Maths Tutors & one English Tutor.
As part of our commitment to help students achieve the best possible results we are looking to appoint 3 enthusiastic and innovative Tutors to work with identified groups of under-achieving students. The post will involve working predominantly with KS4 students 1:1 or in small groups of maximum 4 students to provide support and targeted intervention to overcome barriers, ensuring rapid progress to achieve their target grades. The post holder will to provide a range of support services designed to enhance existing provisions, support learning and increase participation and attainment.
The ideal candidate will have a positive approach to challenge and change, and be a flexible team player. Applicants must have prior experience of working with young people, strong communication skills and be able to demonstrate an ability to support students in an academic capacity.
Please note this position is for up to 3 days per week with hours, times and days being flexible and by negotiation.
Orchard Mead Academy is a culturally diverse comprehensive school with approximately 1200 students situated in the North East of Leicester and is part of The Mead Educational Trust (TMET). The Trust is a growing partnership of primary and secondary schools situated in the East Midlands. It provides its academies access to a world-class education network and staff with an employer providing high quality professional development. We are committed to ensuring each Academy enables every pupil to achieve the very best. We believe that together we make a positive difference.
Orchard Mead Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and a comprehensive screening process is followed for each candidate. This will include an enhanced DBS check (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure).
We are committed to equality of opportunity and actively encourage applications from all sections of the community.
Informal discussions welcome by calling the academy.
All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application. In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CVs and ask that you complete the TMET Application Form in order for your application to be considered. Please submit your application via the eteach website.
Please ensure you advise which position you would like to apply for on your application form.
Orchard Mead Academy 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.