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Skills for Work and Life Tutor
  • Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: CBED/21/164588
  • Published: Fri 10/09/2021, 16:26 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 30/09/2021, 16:26 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £30,000 - £34,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Houghton Regis , Bedfordshire

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Skills for Work and Life Tutor

Team: Bedfordshire Employment & Skills Service (BESS)

Job Family: Supporting CBG 10
Salary: £31,589 - £33,106
Hours: 37 hrs per week but part time roles may be considered

Base Location: Houghton Regis

Contract Type: Permanent

Closing Date:  30th September 2021

Interview Date: TBC


The Bedfordshire Employment and Skills Service (BESS) is looking for new English, maths, ICT and Digital Skills tutors to join the Skills for Work and Life team.

The BESS Skills for Life and Work team deliver learning to 19+ adults and 16+ apprentices.


As a Skills for Life tutor you will use a range of delivery methods, including classroom delivery, distance based (MS Teams and Google Classroom) and online platforms (Hodder Education Dynamic Learning and SMART VLE) to deliver dynamic and innovative teaching, learning and assessment that meets the needs of Central Bedfordshire and Bedford Borough residents in building skills for everyday life and work.


To apply for this role, you should have a minimum of a level 4 teaching qualification and experience of delivering non-accredited and accredited English and/or maths and/or ICT and/or Digital Skills to adult learners.


You should be fluent in English Language and able to communicate effectively, be proactive in working with and supporting colleagues, be prepared to build and help develop learning provision, be confident in embracing innovative teaching, learning and assessment approaches and be able to support the delivery of high quality learning which meets the diverse needs of our learners. In return you will be well supported and valued within our community based adult learning provision and provided with scope to build and develop your teaching and assessment practice.


To assess your suitability for the role, you must demonstrate how you meet the key outcomes, accountabilities and competencies. To do this, you’ll need to refer the Family Profile, Role Profile and Competency Framework which can be found in the Recruitment Pack: Skills for Work and Life Tutor


For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Bev Auburn on 0300 300  6469 or email

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at  



Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.


To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand or require help with your personal statement, please contact or make an appointment to talk to a Careers Advisor about applying for this role. Apply for this role.