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Specialist Tutor

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Job description

Teaching Personnel works with schools and alternative providers in Sandhurst, Berkshire to support children and young people who are at significant risk of exclusion or, who are unable to attend school owing to exclusion or medical needs.

They are seeking an experienced tutor who can work within a team and inspire children and young people to re-engage with their learning and, either successfully return to mainstream school or an alternative setting.

Many of the young people the provisions support have had gaps in their learning, have lost confidence in their ability to succeed and struggle to engage. The schools are committed to raising thier achievement, closing the gap and increasing their resilience and self-confidence. This post will play an essential role in supporting this ambition.

The ideal candidate will:
• Have considerable experience and understanding of children and young people who have additional needs and difficulties that prevents positive access to their learning.
• Be an experienced teacher with proven ability to work with children and young people at different ages and stages to achieve successful outcomes.
• Be able to swiftly build positive relationships and gain the trust and confidence of the young person so that they get back on track with their learning.
• Work well within a team and be well organised and efficient.
• Be solution focused, flexible and have a good sense of humour.

The teaching would be carried out between the hours of 9.30am and 3pm each day with part time options fully considered.

If you think you are the right person for this post, then we would like to hear from you.

Please call Holly Smith on 01183 271817 or email as soon as possible.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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