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English and Maths Tutor (Sessional)

Salary:  The current standard rate of hourly pay is £30.47 or £31.97 per hour, depending on qualifications.

Hours: Variable 

Pension: Teachers’ Pension Scheme

Benefits: Cycle to Work Scheme, Season Ticket Loan, Regular Training & A Subsidised Course of Your Choice.

Mary Ward Settlement

The Mary Ward Settlement is a medium sized multi-service charity founded in 1895, focused on supporting the efforts and achievements of people in the communities it serves through adult education, access to welfare and social justice and community services.  Mary Ward’s work is focused on empowering people to enrich and transform their lives, in a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere.  Advancing equality and diversity remains at the heart of Mary Ward’s practice and policy and continues to reflect our founder’s concept of ‘equalisation’ and original vision for adult learning which remains to open up the pleasures and opportunities afforded by education to all.  Mary Ward works with Londoners to help create opportunities for them to reach their educational, social and economic potential, enabling them to learn not only practical skills but to feel part of a community.

The Settlement has three core areas of work which are spread over 3 sites, Stratford, Southwark and Holborn.

Purpose of the role

English and Maths are an important and growing area of our Essential Skills department. More details of the courses we offer can be found on our prospectus/website.

Successful candidates would need to be qualified to teach English and/or maths. They must have extensive knowledge, expertise and understanding of the current climate within Functional Skills and working with people who may have experienced trauma. They must hold a Qualification of teaching in an adult education context and have experience engaging students of all standards and tracking their progress.

The Department offers a roll on roll off programme of Functional Skills courses at various levels. Longer accredited courses offered are accredited by Pearsons, from Entry level to level 2.

Daytime and evening courses are offered.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of service users and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please read the full job description and person specification.

How to Apply: Please send in your completed application form, including the supporting statement saying how you meet the Person Specification and the recruitment monitoring form to recruitment@marywardcentre.ac.uk

Deadline: The deadline to submit application forms is Sunday 30th June 2024 at midnight

If you wish to discuss the vacancy informally, please contact:


*Please note: we do not accept CV’s*