Schools Tutor

Who we’re looking for: 

SS&L are looking for a tutor who is committed to supporting learners to develop 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, traineeships and learning opportunities for our local community.  

Due to high demand, growth and new projects in our Schools curriculum team, 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 2024/25 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. 

The work we do is inspiring and heart-warming. We’re 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.  

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 (pro rata) + 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**  
  •  NEST Pension scheme with employer contribution 
  • 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 elected staff directors 
  • Access to a free Employee Assistance Programme 

*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 Karen Savill via 07919540707 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 see below for the Job Description for the post and then scroll down to complete the application form.

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