Adult Tutor - French

Leicester Adult Education College

Job Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 17th October 2019

Job Reference: LCC00545


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Job purpose

We are looking for a dedicated Adult Tutor, to prepare and deliver an educational course to Adult Learners, ensuring that learning is properly structured, carefully monitored, recorded and evaluated.

You will be required to deliver

Teaching that is thoroughly prepared and responsive to the needs, expectations and motivation of a broad range of adult learners.

Teaching that is informed by current initiatives impacting on Adult Learning.

Teaching that promotes inclusion, equality and anti-oppressive practices.

Monitoring learning as an ongoing process to ensure that outcomes and success rates are achieved.

A quality experience for the learner and conform to inspection criteria and the Service quality assurance framework.

Requirements of the post

Recent experience of teaching in a post-19 environment.

Experience of devising and delivering programmes of learning from initial assessment to successful outcomes for learners.

Experience of teaching diverse groups, including tasks which stretch and challenge all learners.

Excellent, up to date subject knowledge.

Awareness of the requirements of the new Ofsted Education Inspection Framework.

Awareness of safeguarding, British values and Prevent, with a commitment to delivering these areas in your teaching practice.

Excellent presentation, interpersonal and communication skills.

A confident approach to the use of ILT in the classroom.

Additional information

You must be prepared to work in a variety of settings across the city.

An enhanced DBS check will be carried out if successful.

The hours of work are 7 per week.

The hourly rate is £23.78 - £26.76, depending on experience. You will work during term time only – 34 weeks per year.

For an informal discussion please email Berta Heffernan:

Please apply using the application form on Leicester City Council's website, ensuring that all sections are complete, referring to the Person Specification.

What we can offer you

As well as the satisfaction of helping to improve thousands of lives across Leicester, you can look forward to a work environment that encourages a healthy balance between you work life and your personal life. You’ll enjoy generous annual leave entitlement, membership of the excellent Local Government Pension Scheme and the option of flexible working. We’ll also give you the chance to develop your skills and expertise with a variety of training and development opportunities and career pathways. In addition, you can choose from a number of flexible benefits, including our fantastic salary sacrifice car scheme, big discounts at high-street outlets, childcare vouchers, discounts on city buses and trains, we may also be able help with relocation expenses if you are moving to the City, or need help with commuting costs.


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