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Teaching Personnel are looking for a tutor to deliver English, Maths and Science to a Looked After Child who resides in a residential home in the ST13 area (Leek).

The student is a male student in Year 11 who is working at predicted GCSE grades of 1 in English, Maths and Science. He may end up sitting Functional Skills instead of GCSE's as he has missed most of his education in Year 10. He has a particular interest in Mechanics so anybody with similar interests/knowledge in this area would be preferential.

We are looking for a tutor to work with this student for around 3 hours per day (ideally mornings), 5 days per week.

The ideal candidate for this role will be:

  • A Teacher with experience teaching Core subjects and/or Functional Skills - English, Maths and Science
  • Knowledgeable and experienced working with attachment disorder and behaviours associated with children residing in care environments
  • Resilient and equipped to deal with verbal and physical aggression (however the residential home staff will be in the home and available to support at all times)
  • Confident to work closely with residential home staff and any other professionals involved in this case
  • Able to create and implement engaging, innovative lessons for a child who may be extremely disengaged
  • Competent at providing weekly feedback reports to the Local Authority to monitor progress, behaviour and attendance

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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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