Functional Skills Tutor (City Training Services)

City Training Services are looking to recruit a Functional Skills Tutor, to teach and assess functional Maths, English and ICT to learners within a wide range of vocational areas.  To provide support to vocational delivery staff with embedding functional skills into their curriculum.  Plan and deliver innovative teaching sessions to inspire and motivate learners.

Main Duties

  • Design, develop and deliver high quality Maths, English & ICT Functional Skills training for apprentices engaged by Bradford College and City Training Services
  • Ensure training provided is appropriate to learners training and development needs
  • Work as a part of a team to provide apprentices and employers with a range of delivery methods to suit specific need
  • Delivery of group and 1:1 Functional Skills sessions
  • Creation and update of learner resources to support distance learning
  • Deliver appropriate induction programmes for individuals and groups
  • Set SMART targets to ensure timely achievement
  • Facilitate attainment of learner action plans and Individual Learning Plans
  • Provide regular and constructive feedback to learners and employers (where requested)
  • Work alongside Training and Performance Managers, Assessors and Progress Officers to provide detailed information on apprenticeship progress and areas for development
  • To attend regular Functional Skills standardisation meetings with colleagues within City Training Services and Bradford College
  • To maintain accurate and up-to-date learner files, assessment and other documentation as necessary
  • Invigilation and administration of Functional Skills exams where required
  • Maintain regular interaction with Internal Moderators and External Verifiers
  • Strive to ensure equality of opportunity in the learning process
  • Participate fully in any staff development activities necessary to meet the requirements of the post
  • Any other duties commensurate with the post

To apply for this role, please email your CV and Covering Letter to Nicola Simpson (