We are looking for dynamic, inspirational and personable candidates to join our team of educators on a sessional basis as a Personal Tutor, delivering high quality teaching, academic and pastoral support, to enable our learners to reach their full potential.
Windsor Forest Colleges Group is a leading education provider in the south-east, which was formed through a partnership between East Berkshire College and Strode’s College in Egham. Delivering high quality education and training to over 8,000 students and businesses each year, we offer state-of-the-art learning environments at our three main campuses: Langley College, Strode's College and Windsor College.
Our mission is to inspire ambition and make a positive difference to lives through learning. We are keen to recruit talented individuals who are passionate about helping us to deliver the highest standards of education and training to local people, communities and businesses. In return, we offer a supportive and inclusive working environment, where everyone’s skills and ideas are valued and respected.
As a Personal Tutor, you will deliver planned group and 1:1 tutorials based on the needs of the learners in each group.
You will also provide guidance and advice to learners on the availability of support concerning study, financial, and other services to enhance learners’ ability to complete their studies and progress onto an appropriate, positive destination, including university, apprenticeships, training or employment.
Tracking the progress of learners, you will contribute to their ILP’s and effectively liaise with the relevant curriculum areas. You will also provide accurate and timely data and information, including registers, withdrawals and transfers, assessments, and progress reports.
Sharing your skills and knowledge with learners, you will utilise your experience to motivate students to achieve, ideally whilst developing and maintaining high levels of student retention and attendance.
A natural communicator and proven motivator, you will thrive on student interaction, giving effective guidance and that will, in turn, benefit the education of our students.
This is an opportunity for a passionate individual who wishes to work in a truly stimulating environment.
Our staff benefit from:
- Excellent career progression opportunities for ambitious staff
- Subsidised professional qualifications
- Access to excellent defined benefit pension schemes
- Free on-site parking
- Cycle to Work Scheme and Season Ticket Loans
- Family friendly policies to support Work Life Balance
- NUS cards offering a wide range of discounts
- Various health & wellbeing benefits including discounted gym memberships, confidential staff counselling and discounted hair and beauty treatments at The Salon at our Langley College site
Please also be advised that the vacancy will close midday on Monday 23rd September 2019.
Interviews will be held on Friday 4th October 2019.
To apply please visit our website and complete the online application form.
The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check at the appropriate level.
Langley College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.