Cover Tutor- Functional Skills (3 positions)

22.00 GBP Hourly
17 Oct 2019
30 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Are you a Teacher looking for Cover work?

For more than two decades, Novus has been delivering education, training and employment opportunities to adults and young people in UK prisons.

Over the years we have built a reputation as an innovator in the fight to reduce re-offending rates by transforming people's lives through learning and skills.

We have many

fantastic opportunities at

HMP Werrington
to join our education teams as a Cover Tutor on an ADHOC basis.

Specialising in the following areas:






Functional Skills



The purpose of this role is to teach, develop and deliver high quality learner focussed education. This is a challenging but rewarding role and we need someone who is flexible and resilient, with the ability to encourage, engage and motivate, to help give children and young people a brighter future.

This is an exceptionally rewarding role, do this successfully you'll need to:

A track record of teaching national curriculum to a good or outstanding standard

Experience of developing an engaging and differentiated curriculum offer to ensure learners are engaged and achieve the desired outcomes

Hold a teaching qualification - minimum Cert Ed, PGCE or equivalent


Hold a degree or equivalent subject specialist qualification or have a willingness to work towards this

Applicants must demonstrate in their application their ability to meet the key responsibilities, key result areas and Qualifications/Skills and Experience detailed within the role profile. To apply for this fantastic opportunity, please visit

Hours available, 8.45-16.45 Monday- Friday.

Flexible hours available to suit the needs of successful candidates.

Please contact Ed Barnes (Deputy Head of Education) for more details regarding the role or for a familiarisation visit Tel No. Email

Novus is an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. All roles are subject to job evaluation.

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