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Construction Tutor - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Kite College, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-123456-95T
  • Posted:24/03/2023
  • Pay:£35,123 - £44,489
  • Start Date:TBC
  • App Close Date:12/05/2023 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC


Are you an engaging Construction Leader/Tutor? Can you motivate your learners to reach their full potential and deliver outstanding?

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

We are looking to develop our new construction curriculum area further and are looking to appoint a qualified and experienced construction tutor who can inspire and provide both knowledge and the skills needed for our learners to be able to successfully move into employment within the construction industry 

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 the Multi Skills and bricklaying programmes, which includes seperate workshops offering Multi-Skills, Carpentry, Brickwork, and Heating and Plumbing.

To be successful in the role we are looking for someone who can:

  • Motivate and support learners with SEND, ASD and SEMH
  • Develop and deliver outstanding lessons
  • Produce high quality programmes of study in all areas of the construction area, including, planning, development, teaching and assessment, schemes of work and quality.
  • Conduct demonstrations and supervise practical 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, via email on vicki.jacques@kite-college.org or call 01795 476450

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.