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One-To-One Tutor (2 Posts)

Published on 25th November 2021

Closing Date

Noon - 8th December 2021

Interview Date

14th December 2021

Salary Information

Hourly Rate £9.90 (25 hours per week)

Fernwood is an 11-16 school enjoying an excellent reputation for high standards of achievement and behaviour.  We offer a school with:

  • An ethos of ‘High Achievement with Care and Discipline for All’.
  • A teaching profession that is dedicated, innovative and talented.
  • A teaching profession that is treated with respect and afforded autonomy in the classroom.
  • A wonderful group of students who behave well and have high aspirations.
  • A strong Progress 8 score.
  • Staff and Governors that are professional and enjoy working together for the benefit of the young people we serve.
  • An Ofsted outstanding judgement.
  • Leading Edge Status.

The Governors and staff are committed to continuous improvement and welcome applications from candidates with drive and determination who are able to challenge and inspire students of all abilities and from all backgrounds.

The Role

The One-to-One Tutor role will require the successful candidate to contribute to raising standards of student attainment.  You will be required to plan, implement, and deliver an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant, and differentiated curriculum in English/Literacy and/or numeracy for the one-to-one students.

You will work closely with teachers and pastoral staff to provide high quality, effective one-to-one support to identified pupils.

Main duties and responsibilities of the role include to:

  • Deliver intervention programs to individuals preparing relevant and appropriate learning experiences in conjunction with departmental staff.
  • Discuss reasons for underperformance with students, through interview.
  • Work with other professionals such as Learning Managers and Teaching Assistants to support students.
  • Comply with school policies and procedures at all times.

How to Apply

8Application forms and further details are available to the right under supporting documents. Please note: the application form is in Word 97-2003 format (.doc). Please return your completed application form, together with your letter of application (no more than 2 sides of A4, font size 11) to the Head Teacher and HR Manager, by post or by email to:

The Fernwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring) Check.

Head Teacher – Mr P Burke
The Fernwood School, Goodwood Road, Wollaton, Nottingham, NG8 2FT
0115 9286 326 |
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