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Functional Skills Tutor - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Kite College, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-123456-84T
  • Posted:09/09/2022
  • Pay:£25,714 - 36,961 Plus SEN Allowance
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:07/10/2022 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC

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Are you an engaging Functional Skills Tutor? Can you motivate your learners to reach their full potential and lead staff to being outstanding?

Kite College is an Independent Specialist Post-16 College in Sittingbourne, providing specialist education and training for young people with learning difficulties of small class size of 6-8 learners.

As a new college we are looking to develop our functional skills curriculum area further and are looking to appoint a new member of the team to start in September 2022 who can inspire and lead the college in its functional skills development. 

This fantastic opportunity will allow you to be a part of Kent’s only specialised SEN college for young people with SEND, and to develop a new Functional Skills programme.

  • Motivate and support learners with SEND, ASD and SEMH
  • inspire and lead staff to becoming outstanding
  • Produce high quality programmes of study including, planning, development, teaching and assessment, schemes of work and quality.
  • Conduct demonstrations and supervise work to reinforce learning
  • Act as an academic and pastoral tutor to learners
  • Train and engage learners on a range of topics and tasks relevant to the awarding body

In return we can offer you:

  • Be part of a team
  • High quality CPD and career progression
  • The opportunity to be part of a brand-new independent specialist college and to shape the lives of young people
  • In-Line with the Kent Terms & Conditions
  • Kent Pension Scheme (LGPS)

If this position sounds like the one for you, click the ‘Apply Now’ button below to submit your application. When completing your application please highlight your skills and abilities to support young people to reach their full potential and attach an up-to-date CV.

For an informal discussion about this role or to arrange a visit please contact Vicki Jacques on 01795 476450 or email vicki.jacques@kite-college.org 

Applications are reviewed on a continual basis. Should a suitable applicant be found prior to the closing date we reserve the right to close this advert prior to the date published. Early application is recommened.

The trustees of Kite College are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.  This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring Service, and two references.

Information about the school

KITE College is an independent specialist college providing specialist supported education and technical training to young people with learning difficulties.

KITE College is Kent's only specialist Post-16 College, delivering Vocational Technical Education and training courses across a variety of industries.

The College provides specialist supported provision to young people ages 16-25.

Our offer includes both vocational and technical education and training qualifications, such as Hair & Beauty, Motor Vehicle, Construction, I.T and Life Skills providing young people with the skills and knowledge they need to transition into sustainable employment and a healthy adult life.

For more detail and information on KITE College please visit our website on: kite-college.org

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Steve Badder
  • Address:Units 1 & 2 Bonham Drive, Eurolink Business Park, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 3RY
  • Telephone: 01795 476450
  • Email: steve.badder@kite-college.org

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.