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Functional Skills Coach

Thetford, Norfolk

£26,000.00 Per year

Reference: F/S Coach WBL

Sectors: Education

Contract type: Permanent

Job type: Full time

We have an opportunity for a Functional Skills Coach to join an Outstanding Training Provider. As a Functional Skills Coach you will be offering young people an overall learning experience that prepares them for the ability to function and progress successfully in adult and working life. As a Functional Skills Coach you will work towards and achieve targets set by Nova and the ESFA relating to delivering Functional Skills Qualifications to Apprentices. Functional Skills must be embedded in all sessions and you will visit learners in their workplace to provide coaching, training and support, review progress, set targets and assess work undertaken. We are looking for a Functional Skills Coach who can carry out all duties in accordance with Common Inspection Framework requirements and organisational processes and policies.

We recommend you read our Ofsted Report of 2016 and also peruse our website for more information on the many programmes we can offer young people at Nova Training 2016 - Ofsted Report

Skills Essential:

  • Relevant skills, knowledge and experience of English and Math’s at Level 2 or above
  • A Minimum of 2 years teaching experience
  • Full Teaching Qualifications i.e. Cert Ed, C&G7407, CTTLS, DTTLS or TA element of TAQA (or A1)
  • Level 2 qualification in ICT
  • GCSE Grade 4 or equivalent, or higher level qualification in Math’s and English
  • Excellent Classroom management skills.
  • A Full Driving License and access to a vehicle is essential

  • Desirable Skills:
  • Experience of delivering training or supporting young people 14-19.
  • IAG Qualification.
  • TAQA Award in Assessing or Verifying.
  • Have led projects involving young people.
  • .
  • Company Benefits:
  • Continuous Professional Development
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • 25 days Holiday entitlement plus Bank holidays this will increase with length of service, and the option to purchase additional holidays ( subject to eligibility)
  • Access to an employee assistance programme for yourself and family
  • Employee rewards programme offering discounts at major retailers and venues
  • 35p mileage rate for travel outside of own home centre
  • paid volunteering option for all staff
  • performance related pay and bonus scheme (subject to eligibility)
  • Employee of the Month
  • Two Business Improvement Days
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Company Christmas party
  • Company Christmas Party
  • Job Desc Functional Skills Coach WBL 2019

Nova Training places the highest priority on safeguarding all of our learners and staff. If you are applying for a job with Nova Training be aware that we are a Safer Recruitment employer, job applications will be subject to detailed scrutiny.

Applications for employment must be made on NTS1d Employment Application Form which you will be sent if you are called for interview. All relevant employment documents will be seen and verified.

An identity check will also be carried out and entitlement to work in the UK will be verified. A DBS application and 2 reference checks will be undertaken as part of the recruitment process following a face-to-face interview.

NB: Only original or certified documents are acceptable.





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