Skills Tutor – Residential Childcare / Childcare – South East

Skills Tutor – Residential Childcare / Childcare – South East

Job title:       Skills Tutor – Residential Childcare / Childcare
Location:      South East – home
based with travel required
Salary:          From £27,000 per
annum depending on experience (Plus KPI bonus of up to £6,000)

Helping talent thrive.
It starts with our winning team.

Our handpicked, trusted people demonstrate their specialist
knowledge in all that they do, and through our infectious and transferable
passion and energy, we motivate and invigorate those around us to be the best
they can be.

Paragon Skills are an Ofsted Grade ‘Good’ provider, winning
awards such as Care Services Apprenticeship Provider of the Year in 2021 and
being awarded Gold for both Investors in People, and Investors in Young People.
We are very proud of these successes, which have earned us the title of one of
the UK’s leading training providers.

About the role:

Using your passion for learning and development, you will
effectively balance this dual role by supporting both a reduced caseload of
learners and driving outstanding quality improvement across your team of
Personal Tutors.

This role is about having an excellent understanding of the
principles of quality improvement and a track record of positively impacting
the learner experience.

Throughout the whole learner journey, you will provide
practical solutions and support to your team in the delivery of innovative
teaching and learning. You will champion regular feedback and continuous improvement
methodologies from learners including through Learner Voice.

What we need from

qualification (AET, DET, Cert Ed, PGCE)

Minimum of Level 2
Functional Skills in Maths and English

Relevant occupational competency within the sector, at supervisory or management level

Proficient in using Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint

A strong track record of supporting learners through End Point

Ability to manage a caseload of learners with varying learning

·       ​Positive and solutions focused approach to tasks and challenges

What’s in it for you?

Paragon Skills is an inclusive, welcoming and
supportive place to work with a fantastic culture which supports your own
learning and development and career growth. In addition to this, we are proud
to offer Paragon Choices, our suite of optional and core benefits including
life assurance and income protection. We also have the following benefits
available for all colleagues:

31 days annual leave, including a Christmas closure, increasing with
length of service and a holiday purchase scheme

Perkbox – a suite of lifestyle benefits and wellness tools

Recognition and long service awards to celebrate our colleagues’
commitment to Paragon Skills

Colleague referral bonus payments

Three days paid volunteering leave and corporate conscience initiatives

Going for Gold incentive scheme – up to an additional £6,000 per annum
in KPI related bonus can be earned

We are a Disability Confident Employer and have a
guaranteed interview scheme in place to ensure that nobody is overlooked or discriminated
against because of their disability. If you meet the minimum criteria when you
apply and you have informed us in your application that you have a disability,
you will be guaranteed an interview for that role. 

To promote and maintain an inclusive working
environment, as part of your application process we will ask you to share data
on certain characteristics. These answers will not form part of the selection
and recruitment process and will not be shared with anyone outside of the
People Team. 

Paragon Skills is committed to the safeguarding
and wellbeing of our learners and colleagues and we implement robust safer
recruitment practices to support this. Dependant on the role you are applying
for, we may undertake a number of necessary checks to confirm you are suitable
to work with children and vulnerable adults, which may include a Disclosure and
Barring Service check. We are also committed to promoting equality and
inclusion throughout our colleague and learner populations.

Awards & Recognitions