Upholstery Tutor

Adult Learning Tutor - Upholstery P/T
Plymouth Local Authority

Rate of Pay: 15.69 per hour (inclusive of Planning, Preparation & Marking)

Course: Upholstery Beginners Follow-On Code: A09-33MX
Start Date : Wednesday 16 January 2013 - 20 February 2013 (6wks)
Time: 6.30-9.00pm Location: Plymouth High School for Girls, North Hill, Plymouth

Course: Upholstery Follow-On Code: A09-43TX
Start Date : Thursday 7 February 2013 - 2 May 2013 (10wks)
Time: 6.30-9.00pm Location: Plymouth High School for Girls, North Hill, Plymouth

Do you have knowledge and skills which you could teach to others? Would you enjoy being part of a team supporting adult learners to achieve their potential?

Plymouth Adult and Community Learning Service (PACLS) are looking for a tutor to deliver the above Upholstery courses.

You will have sound knowledge of the tools and equipment needed. You will know about upholstery materials, fillings and how to use them. You will be able to demonstrate to the class how to use tools and equipment safely. You will have knowledge of different styles of furniture and be able to demonstrate a range of techniques used in upholstery.

You will be able to teach learners who have already completed a 10 week course in Upholstery in which they have completed 2 projects, a foot stool and a 'drop in' dining chair. You will be able to help these learners to build on this previous experience and to complete further small scale upholstery projects to learn new skills and techniques.

As part of our adult and community learning programme, we offer both accredited and non-accredited courses. You will be responsible for designing your own Scheme of Work and weekly Lesson Plans using the Service format. You will also use and adapt appropriate teaching methods and resources at a pace and level which meet learners' needs. Our learner group sizes are generally between 8-14 learners.

In addition to the time spent in the classroom the hourly rate of 15.69 includes time spent for planning, preparation and marking (PPM).

Adult Learning Tutors are required to hold a recognised Adult Teaching qualification e.g. 7407/7303/Cert Ed, PTTLS, or equivalent or must be willing to commence a qualification course and achieve within one year of commencing employment with PACLS. A Level 2 Qualification or equivalent knowledge in ICT is required. Experience of delivering courses within the Curriculum areas relevant to the post and of working in an adult or FE learning environment are required. Adult Learning Tutors must hold and maintain membership of the Institute for Learning (IfL).

It is anticipated that Interviews will take place week commencing 17 December 2012.

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Job Type : Contract/Interim


Salary : 15.69 to 15.69 per hour GBP

Date Advertised : 19 Dec 2012

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