Digital Technology Tutor

Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom


Reference: MA622430WolDTT

Closing date: Friday, October 14, 2022


Tired of the restrictions and bureaucracy of traditional teaching roles? Fed up with break duties standing in the rain? Ready for something different? Apply for a role with Skills Training UK!

Skills Training UK have an exciting opportunity for a Digital Technology Tutor to join our team based in Wolverhampton. You will be responsible for the planning, resourcing and delivery of the vocational subjects which form part of our Study Programme. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and in return, you will receive a competitive salary of up to £38,000 per annum.

Are you someone that…

  • Is a dynamic individual who can develop and maintain positive relationships with young people?
  • A motivator of others?
  • Passionate about making a difference in the lives of our learners?
  • Keen to join a growing company that is passionate about what we do?

If so, this could be the role for you!

Who are Skills Training UK?

Skills Training UK is an award-winning company at the forefront of skills delivery, policy and thinking. The work we do, as you will see from our success stories, is something we are proud of. Offering an alternative to mainstream education, with choices in commercially driven courses which help individuals develop industry knowledge, we do more than deliver Apprenticeships.

Founded in 1992, we have a proven track record of developing and delivering high-performing training programmes to meet individual employer needs. We work with major UK employers and have been recognised for our highly effective programmes and consistent performance across multiple contracts.

The Digital Technology Tutor role:

You will be required to deliver subjects including but not limited to Level 2 BTEC Technical Certificates in Digital Technology. You will also be required to devise learner journeys/actions plans taking into consideration various learning styles and individual learner needs. Some of the key objectives for this role are to achieve a minimum of Grade 2 in all internal and external inspections, monitoring visits and observations as well as achieving a minimum retention rate of 90%. This is a role where being able to actively engage and motivate our learners will be a constant. And therefore, we would need you to be as passionate as we are!

Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

The main job tasks and responsibilities will include and cover the following areas:

  • Classroom-based delivery of subjects including but not limited to Digital Technology.
  • Classroom-based delivery of an unaccredited Personal and Social Development programme.
  • Effective interpretation of a range of initial assessment and diagnostic tools.
  • Devising Learner Journeys/Action Plans taking into consideration various learning styles and individual learner needs.
  • Developing schemes of work and lesson plans as well as contributing to the ongoing creation and development of new and innovative teaching materials/resources.
  • Ensuring all delivery meets quality and performance standards set by Skills Training UK.
  • Achieving a minimum of Grade 2 in all internal and external inspections, monitoring visits and observations.
  • Achieving a minimum retention rate of 90% and success rate of 90% for accredited qualifications.

What we’re looking for in our Study Programme Tutor:

  • Achieved a fully endorsed teaching qualification such as a Cert Ed, PGCE, DTLLS or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience teaching young people in KS4 and/or KS5
  • Robust classroom management skills
  • Good time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent understanding of how to effectively interpret a range of initial assessment and diagnostic tools
  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written
  • High standard of customer care
  • Good organisational and administration skills
  • Working with disadvantaged and/or vulnerable learners

Benefits you’ll receive as our Study Programme Tutor:

  • High energy supportive team environment
  • Competitive Salary
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension Scheme and Life Assurance
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, increasing with length of service
  • Joining an award-winning provider who are committed to continuous improvement
  • Celebration of Success Events and organised social events

Skills Training UK is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants for all jobs will undergo appropriate child-protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to an enhanced level, costs are covered by the company. This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the Amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

Are you ready for the journey? If you feel that you have the skills and experience required to become our Study Programme Tutor, please click ‘apply’ today. We would love to hear from you!


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