Business & Administration Tutor

Who we’re looking for:

SS&L are looking for a tutor who is committed to supporting individuals to develop learner professional knowledge, skills and behaviours and gain qualifications that will help improve their lives and future prospects.

SS&L work across Somerset, providing adult education, apprenticeships and traineeships and learning opportunities for our local community.

Due to high demand growth and new projects in our Business & Administration curriculum area, SS&L are looking for inspiring people to join our dedicated tutor team. This is an exciting new opportunity to help develop and grow one of our high performing sectors for 2023/24 academic year.

SS&L are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic tutor to help us develop and deliver a range of skills-based training and qualification courses, along with other non-regulated courses and workshops.

As well as offering skills and qualifications to local people, we also invest heavily in community projects to help disadvantaged groups to improve their lives through learning. 

The work we do is inspiring and heart-warming. We are passionate about what we do, we’re evolving fast, and we are building our Tutor team to ensure we deliver quality and excellence in post-16 education to our local communities.

We can offer you the opportunity to work flexibly in a friendly, positive environment, and are committed to providing you with ongoing training and development in a supportive environment.  This role may involve some county-wide travel for which we pay a generous fuel allowance. 

In order to be successful in this role, you will need to demonstrate how you are able to meet SS&L’s core values:

Why work for us

We view our staff as an essential component in providing the very best learning opportunities and services to our learners and business partners.  Here at SS&L, our aim is not just to provide the very best learning opportunities to all; we also want to offer the very best working opportunities for our staff.

If you choose to join our dedicated staff team, you will find that SS&L provides a supportive and well-balanced working environment in which we help our staff to develop and grow in their roles.

If you can offer us the qualities we’re looking for, we can offer you an excellent working environment where you will not only receive training and development opportunities, and excellent holiday and pension benefits, and you will also be supporting the growth and development of the local communities in which we operate.

The benefits:

We’re pleased to be able to offer you:

  • 29 days annual leave (pro rata) + bank holidays + up to 2 gifted Christmas days
  • 1 day’s gifted leave for your birthday
  • Up to 2 paid volunteering days
  • Flexible working and opportunity to work from home*
  • Totum discount card
  • .45p mileage rate**
  • Employer contribution = 23.68%
  • On-site parking at certain venues
  • Contractual sick, maternity & paternity pay for up to one year (after qualifying period)
  • Shared parental leave
  • Continued Professional Development
  • Supportive culture with a staff engagement group, and elected staff directors
  • Access to a free Employee Assistance Programme
  • Discounted salon treatments for staff

*These opportunities will depend on the needs of the role.

**Rate change after 4000 miles p.a.

SS&L recognises the positive value of diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination

We welcome and encourage job applications from everyone

Join us and become a vital part of an organisation that supports the wellbeing and development of the region’s communities.

Find out more

If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Tom Collins via 07920 211 172 or email

SS&L is committed to the protection of young people and vulnerable adults and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of learners and expect all staff to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake a DBS check relevant to the role applied for

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974

How to apply

Please find a detailed Job Description below and scroll down for the on-line application form:

Business & Admin Tutor JD & PS

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