Childcare Tutor in Leicester

Job description

We have a new opportunity for a Childcare Tutor to join our team based in Leicester.You will join us on a part-time fixed term contract covering maternity leaveand in return, you will receive a competitive salary of £18,000 - £28,000 per annum pro rata.

Juniper is an independent established training provider who have been assisting young people to move forward and achieve for 35 years. Delivering Traineeships, Study Programmes and Apprenticeships we help young people across the country to take positive steps forward in their lives.

As our Childcare Tutor, you will:

- Deliver BTEC First Certificate in Children’s Care, Learning and Development – Level 2

- Compile and assess BTEC (Employability) qualifications

- Deliver engaging and effective training sessions to groups

- Deliver English and Maths Functional Skills where appropriate

- Contribute towards ensuring excellent student attendance & retention

- Safeguard the welfare of all students, preventing radicalisation and promoting British Values

Health and well-being benefits we offer our people:

- JFit - this is a scheme where employees participate in an exercise of their choice for 45 minutes, for 3 times a week, over a year (April to March) and earn extra annual leave for simply taking part

- Health Shields - Cashback on health needs, such as dental, physiotherapy, eye tests and prescriptions

- EAP – Our scheme to help any employees with any personal problems that may impact their health

- Critical Illness Cover

- Flexi Holidays – Including an extra day off for your birthday!

- Cycle to work – We offer the opportunity for all staff to participate in the fantastic Cycle to Work scheme

Key responsibilities as our Childcare Tutor will be to:

- Deliver excellent engaging, effective and innovative group training sessions to students

- Deliver training that meets criteria and standards for BTEC First Certificate in Children’s Care, Learning and Development

- Deliver training that meets the criteria and standards for BTEC Employability

- Ensure that students work skills are developed and that they are ready for working life by the time they leave Juniper

- Plan and facilitate engaging schemes of work

- Deliver Maths and English Functional Skills where appropriate

- Arrange and facilitate motivational visits/activities

- Conduct & use initial assessment effectively and set students appropriate, but challenging, targets & goals

- Assess readiness and map units for BTEC portfolio and provide regular supportive, developmental feedback

- Conduct and document meaningful student reviews where appropriate

- Ensure that student attendance & retention targets are met, with absences robustly followed up

- Complete all required documentation in accordance with laid down procedures to meet both contractual and internal requirements

- Achieve targets to meet contractual/blueprint obligations

Skills and abilities, we’re looking for in ourChildcare Tutor:

- Experience of delivering Childcare up to Level 2

- Experience of working in the Childcare Industry

- Minimum Level 2 English and Maths

- Minimum Level 3 Childcare qualification

- Ability to deliver effective training sessions to groups

- Excellent communicator

- Ability to persuade & influence others and deal with conflict/challenging behaviour

- Ability to build rapport with the target group and retain their attention during training sessions

- Ability to work well under pressure

- Ability to work to targets & deadlines

- Highly motivated

- Ability to remain positive, with a bubbly, engaging personality

- Excellent organisation skills

- Competent in the use of IT

- Ability to meet targets and provide a quality service to all stakeholders

If you would like to join our team as our new Childcare Tutor then please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you!

Extra information

Education Level
Working hours per week
4 - 40
Type of Contract
Full Time Jobs
Published at
Profession Sub-category
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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