Vocational Skills Tutor

  • Job Reference: VocationalY&H
  • Date Posted: 24 August 2021
  • Recruiter: PeoplePlus
  • Location: Yorkshire and the Humber
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £22,000 to £26,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Best in sector benefits
  • Sector: Education, FE, Assessor, Verifier, IQA, Administration, Catering, Hospitality, Child Care, Early Years, Construction, Facilities, Customer Services, Retail, Driving, Transport, Health, Social Care, Nursing
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

PeoplePlus is a leading provider working across the adult skills, employability, and prison education markets. It is a purpose-led organisation with a commitment to making a direct difference to the lives of One million people by 2022. With the right people on board, we can aim as high as possible. We focus on many activities such as helping people into sustainable work: building a skilled workforce for the future and developing careers and rehabilitating ex-offenders into society.

What's it all about?

Our Vocational Tutors work flexibly, either from home, remotely, or office based. They are responsible for the blended delivery of innovative, engaging, and motivational learning sessions to our customers, predominately aged 19-24, who require Functional Skills and Work Preparation Skills. They support with the delivery of training courses and group activities to leaners in search of employment. This includes facilitating accredited learning activities that enable their learners to identify, address & overcome individual barriers to work. They cover a wide variety of sectors including Retail, Customer Service, Business Administration, Team Leading, Warehouse, Call Centre, Health and Social Care, Hospitality and Catering, and Construction.

How can you stand out?

You will need to demonstrate high ethical standards, take personal accountability for everything you do, and always want to be the best. You should have some relevant and recent training experience, ideally gained within the Adult Education sector. You will need to hold a Level 3 Teaching qualification as a minimum and Level 2 Functional Skills. You should be a confident communicator who is able to build valuable relationships and be happy working to and delivering against targets. Ideally you will have experience in delivering at least one of the below. 

• Customer service
• Retail
• Business admin
• LEAN / Manufacturing
• Warehousing
• Hospitality
• Care
• Security
• Construction
• Health & Fitness
• Digital Skills


What makes us special?

We want to be your Employer of Choice, we are one of the top 25 Education and Training organisations to work for, and already have a One Star accreditation from Best Companies, the best is still to come.

At PeoplePlus reward means far more than just pay. Your total reward package also includes a variety of different benefits as well as incentive and recognition schemes for our colleagues. Our generous and competitive benefits package includes our full support with obtaining job related qualifications; enhanced annual leave plus bank holidays, a paid PeoplePlus Life Event Day each year, a paid Volunteering Day each year, a Pension, Life Insurance, an Employee Assistance Programme to access help and support 24 hours a day every day of the year, the opportunity to buy shares in the company through our Sharesave scheme, Refer a Friend reward scheme, Cycle to Work scheme and access to our employee benefits portal Additions which gives you discounts on hundreds of products, services, shops and entertainment. We also have our “Simply Dreams Come True” offering any member of staff the opportunity to turn their dreams into reality making the possibilities endless for our employees.