Essential Skills Tutor
To deliver lessons designed to underpin the requirements for the delivery of Essential Skills and assess the full range of Essential Skills (literacy, numeracy, digital literacy & employability skills - where appropriate).
To monitor learners' progress towards qualifications, give them constructive feedback and help prepare them for the Essential Skills Wales qualifications (controlled task & test).
To design suitable learning opportunities for individuals and groups of staff.
To develop assessment methodology and documentation including learning materials and workbooks.
To use the required tracking systems to monitor and log candidate progress and attainment.
To liaise with Awarding Bodies regarding standards, learning materials, candidate registration and certification, etc.
To carry out preparation work in anticipation of External Verifier visits.
To take part in Internal Verification activities as required.
To work within the agreed Quality Management System and adhere to quality procedures and correct documentation.
To help with marketing and promotion of relevant courses.
To provide educational guidance, support and counselling for all learners and act as a personal tutor when required
Participate in the marketing, planning, assessment and evaluation of course provision
To liaise with tutors from other business areas with regard to resources, curriculum development, learner reports and other related matters
Monitor and evaluate learning sessions and participate in teaching observations
Complete and produce the agreed deadlines documentation such as, registers, schemes of work, records of work, course review, course analysis documentation, learner reports, absence reports, course files etc
Implement and adhere to quality systems to ensure retention, and achievement targets are continually improved in line with agreed policies