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Functional Skills Tutor

Teaching Personnel

£20 - 25 per hour


Temporary | Part Time



Functional Skills Tutor Required in Derby (DE1) – Part Time ASAP

Teaching Personnel are recruiting for an experienced Functional Skills tutor in Nottingham to teach, for example, a KS4 LAC student with challenging and aggressive behaviours who is unable to attend school. The tuition would be expected to occur in the care home. The student is working at below their age-expected level and requires additional emotional support.

About the Role:

  • 1:1 Tuition for a Year 10 LAC student with SEMH
  • 15 hours a week
  • In person, in the student’s care home
  • Working materials and resources will need to be provided by the tutor
  • Focus on Functional Skills, and providing additional emotional support

Who we are looking for:

  • People who are comfortable lone working and communicating with local authorities and care home staff
  • Previous experience working with LAC students and students with Attachment Disorder and Childhood Trauma
  • Tutors who can plan, produce, and teach Functional Skills English and Maths


  • Teachers with QTS or tutoring experience
  • Previous experience teaching KS4
  • Experience of teaching and working with children with SEMH
  • Child workforce DBS on the update service (or willing to apply for one through Teaching Personnel)

What we can offer:

  • Market leading rates of £20-25 an hour
  • Long term tuition position
  • FREE Training and Career Development opportunities through Teaching Personnel

About Teaching Personnel:

Teaching Personnel is the UK’s leading education recruitment agency.  Since 1996 we have registered hundreds of thousands of teachers and classroom support staff who have chosen us to help them find work in UK classrooms.  Our mission statement captures the essence of what we do, the services we provide and what is really important about the work undertaken by our branches.

Interested? Then click APPLY NOW or call 0115 670 0105 and ask for Ruby, or alternatively email

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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