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Functional Skills Tutor (Remote) Needed at Pearson –Uk

If you are passionate about education, student focused, able to create and implement various methods of communication and supplemental instruction to help students achieve their academic goals, here is good news for you. Pearson is currently recruiting for innovative and energetic functional skills tutor to join its excellent team of online tutors. Applications are welcome from different subject areas such as Mathematics, English, ICT, etc

Pearson is world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. They combine world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.

TQ Education & Training (part of the Pearson Group) is a provider of outsourced training services to the UK Ministry of Defence, other public sector organisations and private companies both in the UK and overseas. This role will support Functional Skills delivery as part of the Army Royal Engineer Apprenticeship contract with the MoD but will work across all Pearson TQ contracts.

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  • Functional Skills Tutor


  • Very Attractive


  • Remote

Job Schedule

  • Full Time


The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering English, Mathematics and ICT Functional Skills qualifications to the Army’s Royal Engineer soldiers and delivery across other Pearson TQ Work Based Learning contracts. This is a peripatetic role and will involve delivering Functional Skills programmes of learning at various Pearson TQ and employer sites.


  • Teaching English, Mathematics and/or ICT Functional Skills qualifications at levels 1 and 2, including conducting initial assessments, diagnostic assessments and administering exams
  • Manage Functional Skills caseload to ensure learners complete in a timely manner
  • Provide remote learning support and motivate learners in their studies
  • Complete Speaking and Listening assessments at levels 1 and 2, including the recording of assessments and completion of Awarding Body paperwork
  • Complete Tutor Rationale and Programme Plans with each learner to outline the level of Functional Skills to be completed and the course topics to be studied
  • Complete Learning Session Records with each learner to document progress made and the learner journey
  • Liaise with the Regimental Admin Office in the identification, diagnosis and support of learners with additional learning support needs
  • Undertake learner reviews and update Individual learning plans (ILPs), documenting progress made and the learner journey
  • Undertake other specified duties including course/resource development, learner induction, tutorial support and associated administrative tasks
  • Have available an up-to-date syllabus, schemes of work and lesson plans (showing methods of delivery) for each course/class taught
  • Prepare and use suitable teaching and learning materials for a range of courses/classes which take into account differentiation and individual learning styles
  • Use a range of appropriate delivery methodologies
  • Maintain accurate records as required for examinations, all assessed work and report on learner progress when required
  • To provide relevant Functional Skills statistical data to the management team
  • Follow all agreed Quality Assurance Systems and Risk Management systems and comply with all policies and procedures e.g. Health & Safety and Equal Opportunities and ensure that these policies are followed
  • Undertake appropriate staff development activities that support personal development, ensuring your own teaching practice conforms with standards


  • The list of duties in the job description should not be regarded as exclusive or exhaustive.
  • There will be other duties and requirements associated with your job and, in addition, as a term of your employment you may be required to undertake various other duties as may reasonably be required.


  • Have relevant teaching qualification
  • A minimum level 2 qualification in English, Mathematics and/or ICT
  • Experience of delivering Functional Skills (English, Mathematics and/or ICT) up to level 2
  • Experience of providing remote support to learners using a range of delivery methods, including the use of technology e.g. Zoom
  • Ability to embrace and develop practical and innovative delivery models for Functional Skills
  • Ability to adopt contextualised Functional Skills delivery techniques to engage learners
  • Have excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Flexible, adaptable and enthusiastic
  • Full, current driving license
  • Car owner, with a willingness to use on Pearson TQ business as required (mileage allowance payable)


  • Work remotely from anywhere in the world
  • Flexibility of timetable
  • Attractive salary
  • A fast-paced, challenging, and one-of-a-kind business sector.
  • Excellent opportunities for advancement in a growing organization.


How to Apply

The application is completely done online. Interested candidates should CLICK HERE to submit his/her application.  



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Required Documents

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover letter

Application Deadline

Not Specified