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Tutor Needed in Thurrock & Surrounding Areas

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Job description

Teaching Personnel works with schools and alternative providers in Essex 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.

We are seeking an exceptional teacher who can inspire children and young people to re-engage with their learning and successfully return to either a mainstream school or an alternative setting.

Many of the young people they engage with have had gaps in their learning, have lost confidence in their ability to succeed and struggle to engage. They are committed to raising achievement and 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.
  • Be confident in focusing tuition sessions on Maths and English at varying levels
  • Work well on their own, be well organised and efficient.
  • Be solution focused, flexible and have a good sense of humour.


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

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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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