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Become an Amazing Tutor! Paid role that fits around your university studies

£11 per hour
Position Type
Part Time
United Kingdom
Closing Date
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Tutors United

Main Duties

We are an award-winning and rapidly evolving social enterprise, delivering confidence-boosting, attainment-raising group tutorials to some of Planet Earth’s coolest primary school pupils. We are committed to bringing the benefits of tutoring to every child, ensuring their socio-economic background doesn’t hinder how much they can achieve in life. Currently we are on the lookout for tutors to join us on this exciting journey in September 2021!

Are you…

  • An undergraduate in your 1st, 2nd or 3rd year at university (as of September 2021)?
  • Passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people?
  • Keen to learn and develop professional skills while running your own project?
  • Passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people?

Then look no further! Our tutor role is perfect for you.

About the role:

  • Using our resources and lesson plans to creatively deliver lessons, games and activities
  • Providing written lesson feedback for parents
  • Assessing pupils and marking their assessments; monitoring their progress first-hand!
  • Liaising with key stakeholders and core TU staff
  • Utilising online management systems
  • Attending and participating in our training days throughout the year
  • Delivering one-hour lessons in Maths or English to a class of six bubbly primary school pupils

What we offer:

  • A flexible part-time role alongside university studies based on your availability and location
  • Work experience in the charity sector and paid up to London Living Wage
  • A wide range of progression and networking opportunities, including progressing into the Tutor Leader role and participating in partner events
  • Belonging to the wonderful TU community and a chance to meet other like-minded students at our training days and Tutor Socials!
  • Tailored individual support from the TU team and your Programme Officer
  • An Enhanced DBS check
  • References on completion of the programme
  • Professional training delivered by experts

Skills and Experience

No prior experience required, we just ask that you:

  • Have a B or above (6 or above) in Maths & English at GCSE level
  • Will be studying at an undergraduate level as of September 2021
  • Are happy to tutor at least once per week on a weekday afternoon (3.00-6.30pm)
  • Have an existing right to work in the UK
  • Share our vision to close the attainment gap in education
  • Are keen to take on responsibility
  • Are able to work in a team and offer support to peers
  • Are punctual and have a can-do attitude!
  • Are available for our compulsory weekend training in September 2021 (date TBC)