Employment, Tutor
Newton Aycliffe
Posted 1 week ago

Job Title: Business Apprenticeship Tutor

Location: Unit 23, Parsons Court, Welbury Way, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6ZE

Trainers/Assessors may, at times, be required to work at other locations from time to time and will be expected to undertake such travel as is necessary to fulfil the role to the satisfaction of the organisation.

Reports to: Operations Manager

Job Purpose: Delivery of training/assessment to promote learning and improve outcomes for learners in line with the key responsibilities outlined below.


Key Responsibilities:

Key responsibilities have been aligned to the company’s Teaching and Learning Strategy and the handbook for the inspection of further education and skills.

  • To provide outstanding and rarely less than consistently good teaching, learning and assessment for all age groups and learning programmes that will take place in a variety of locations, such as our HUB locations or within the workplace.
  • To ensure that a large majority of learners consistently make very good and sustained progress in learning sessions
  • To be highly adept at working with and developing skills and knowledge in learners from different backgrounds.
  • To have excellent subject knowledge and/or industry experience to be able to set challenging tasks based on a systematic, accurate assessment of learners’ prior skills, knowledge and understanding.  Also be able to use well-judged and often imaginative teaching strategies that, together with sharply focused and timely support and intervention, match individual needs accurately.
  • To be able to set appropriate and regular coursework, high-quality learning materials and resources including information and communication technology.
  • To be able to mark and provide constructive feedback that is frequent and of a consistent quality.
  • To be able to embed a high level of Functional Skills (Maths, English and Information Communication Technology (ICT) into all activities.
  • To ensure that equality and diversity are fully integrated into the learning experience
  • To manage the safeguarding of learners and report incidents using the safeguarding procedure when required.
  • To be able to provide appropriate advice, guidance and support to motivate learners to secure the best possible opportunities for success in their learning and progression.

Key Performance Indicators:

Trainers/Assessors will be expected to contribute to a number of key performance indicators:

Qualifications & Training

  • Possess appropriate vocational qualifications in a number of areas such as management, admin, customer service, warehousing, lean/BIT, digital skills etc.
  • Be committed to continuous professional development
  • Hold an Assessor award or be working toward e.g. CAVA  
  • Hold a relevant teaching certificate e.g. PTTLS, PGCE, Certificate in Education
  • Level 2 Functional Skills (English, Maths and ICT) or equivalent


  • Have a minimum of 3 years of occupational experience be able to demonstrate a high level of practical skill in the sector relevant to the teaching area
  • Have experience of supervision of training in an educational or workplace environment.
  • Have experience of undertaking assessments in training provider and in the workplace.
  • Have experience of NVQs/QCFs/Apprenticeship delivery in the relevant sector.
  • Have relevant sector/industry experience.


  • Be able to demonstrate flexibility and adaptability in order to meet the challenges and demands of the role.
  • Demonstrate behaviour consistent with Company values

Special requirements

  • References which are satisfactory to the Company
  • Evidence of qualification certificates
  • Be willing to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure check

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