IT Apprenticeship Tutor - Working for Essex
Salary: Up to £27,338 per annum
Closing date: 25 Jul 2022
Location: Colchester
Hours: Full-time
Req ID: 7774
Role: Education
About the role

IT Apprenticeship Tutor

Permanent, Full Time

Up to £27,338 per annum

Location: Colchester & Clacton

Working Style: Anywhere worker

Closing Date: 25th July 2022

The Role

This role is part of Adult Community Learning (ACL), the largest provider of adult learning in Essex, offering a wide range of courses and qualifications.

ACL are seeking to recruit an IT Apprenticeship Tutor to plan and successfully deliver the IT Solutions Technician apprenticeship core standards and one or more of the options; hardware and/or software.

( https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/it-solutions-technician-v1-0 )

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Motivate and inspire learners to promote achievement and develop their skills to enable progression.
  • Plan and deliver effective learning programmes for diverse groups or individuals in a safe and inclusive environment, following ACL safeguarding procedures.
  • Promote the benefits of technology and support learners in its use.
  • Address the mathematics and English needs of learners and work creatively to overcome individual barriers to learning.
  • Enable learners to share responsibility for their own learning and assessment, setting goals that stretch and challenge.
  • Apply appropriate and fair methods of assessment and provide constructive and timely feedback to support progression and achievement.
  • Maintain and update your teaching / training expertise, vocational competence and digital skills.
  • Contribute to organisational development and quality improvement through collaboration with others.
  • To initially assess learners’ starting points and monitor their progress, set challenging tasks and objectives, and build on and extend learning for all learners.
  • To support learners to develop personal, social and employability skills in order for them to progress into further learning or jobs that meet local and national needs.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Industry experience and related qualifications in IT support and/or maintenance roles.
  • A keen interest in education and a passion to train, assess and coach apprentices in their digital careers.
  • Recognised teaching/training qualification would be desirable, but not essential.
  • Minimum Level 3 Maths and shown good ICT skills.
  • Experience of teaching and learning in the Adult Education sector.
  • Experience of supporting individuals to achieve accreditation and have a good knowledge of RARPA processes.
  • Excellent communication skills, working as a team and working on own initiative.
  • Competent in the use of technology to facilitate learning and data reporting.

To read more about us please visit: https://www.workingforessex.com/role/place-public-health/

Why Essex? Essex County Council has a location to be proud of. Our 1,300 square miles stretch from Constable Country to the Thames Estuary, from the dynamic M11 corridor to the traditional seaside resorts of Clacton and Walton. England’s oldest town, Colchester, and two of its newest – Basildon and Harlow – are right here. Along with the City of Chelmsford, the county town, they form our major population centres. It means real choice and makes Essex the ideal place for your career. Read more about us here.

Essex County Council is proud to offer an excellent benefits package to all its employees. More information can be found here pay and reward

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What should you do next?

If you are interested in finding out more about this role, we would love to hear from you. Please apply via the Working for Essex website.

As part of employment with Essex County Council (ECC) should your role require a DBS check you will be required to register with the DBS update service. The DBS update service ensures all registered DBS certificates are kept up to date and allows authorised parties to view the status of your certificate. This is an annual subscription, and you will be responsible for ensuring this is maintained. For further information on the DBS update service please go to https://www.gov.uk/dbs-update-service

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If you have queries on this role or require anything further, please email resourcing.team@essex.gov.uk