Progress Tutor

Term-Time Only

 36.25 hours Per Week, 7.25 hours per day in conjunction with the timetable

 The Sixth Form Bolton, has an exciting opportunity for a supportive, student focussed individual to join our Pastoral Team as a Progress Tutor.

 The Progress Tutor role delivers support and pastoral care to students across the College encompassing taught tutorial sessions, interventions, managing student conduct and the provision of in course and post exam support and advice.

 In addition, the post will undertake the following duties:

  • Providing high quality 1-1 support to a cohort of tutees
  • Identifying students that would benefit from specialist mentoring
  • Delivering workshops to support Literacy and numeracy skill development
  • Supporting and assisting with career planning, UCAS applications and applications for training or employment

A full overview of the duties can be found in the enclosed Job Description.

As one of the highest performing colleges in the North West, The Sixth Form Bolton has a key focus on teaching, learning and assessment.  All learners are encouraged to achieve their full potential both academically and personally and we welcome applications from individuals who support this ideal and want to develop a holistic understanding of the education framework.

We can offer you:

  • A modern friendly working environment with excellent facilities
  • A competitive salary, ranging from £25,185 to £29,864 (dependent on qualifications and experience)
  • Generous holiday entitlement of 26 days per year (plus statutory), remuneration for which is incorporated into the salary figure quoted above.
  • Membership of an occupational pension scheme (Employer Contribution Rate currently 23.4%)
  • Structured professional development opportunities and involvement in regular college inset workshops
  • Subsidised Parking (currently fully subsidised)
  • Complimentary Hot Beverages
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Staff Wellbeing Events and Services

A job description and person specification are available.  Please note that only applicants who meet the criteria of the person specification will be considered. The recruitment process will comprise of a task and a personal interview.

Safeguarding and CP Policy 2020-21

Progress Tutor Person Specification January 2022

Progress Tutor Job Description January 2022

Application Form – Support Staff

The closing date for applications is Monday 28th November 2022.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 7th December 2022.

The start date for this post is anticipated to be as soon as possible.

Application Details

 All applicants must complete the sixth form’s application form in full and return together with a supporting letter to which outlines your suitability for the post.

Please ensure you read the job description and person specification fully prior to making your application, this will be used as part of the shortlisting process to ensure your application meets the ‘Essential’ requirements of the post. 

The Sixth Form Bolton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants must be willing to undergo pre-employment checks. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

The Sixth Form Bolton welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer.