Academic Tutor

Academic Tutor

Full time, permanent, term time only (up to 0.88 FTE – 37 hours per week)

Salary: SFCF Job Family F, Scale points 29-33, currently £23,496– £26,593 p.a. (Actual FTE £20,676 – £23,401 p.a.)

Start-date: 1st September 2019


We are recruiting for the role of Academic Tutor. You will be supporting students in their studies through our Academic Tutorial programme, designed to ensure all our students stretch their potential. The role will be varied, exciting and at the heart of our plans to support our students achieve their ambitions.

We offer:

• An excellent learning environment

• Fantastic students

• High quality professional development and support

• Opportunities to work with colleagues across an ambitious and forward-thinking 2-18+ Sheffield Trust

• A chance to make a real difference to the lives of young people


Candidates for the roles will have a flexible approach to supporting students and be able to work creatively with them to help them get the most out of their time at Longley Park. The role has a clear focus on tracking and monitoring students and working with teachers and other staff to ensure students remain on course to achieve their goals and have a positive progression destination.

Experience of working with young people, particularly those with barriers to their learning, general educational qualifications at Level 3 and good communication and organisational skills are needed.

The role is a part of the College’s Student Achievement Team, which has responsibility for tracking and monitoring the progress of students and ensuring teachers are supporting their students to achieve.


Closing date for applications is: 4pm, Friday 31st May 2019

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