Sessional Vocational Tutor Location: 2 Stocken Hall Rd, Stretton, Oakham Salary: £22,000 - £29,500 Closes on: Tuesday 30 April 2019 Are you a Sessional Vocational Tutor looking to gain experience in different types of setting? Or maybe you are a retired teacher or tutor looking to keep a hand in what you love most? Or perhaps you are just looking for a fresh challenge. Well look no further; PeoplePlus are looking for sessional tutors who truly wish to make a difference to their learner’s lives through raising self-esteem and giving people the confidence to believe they can do better to work within the education departments of her majesty’s prisons within HMP Stocken in Leicestershire delivering vocational qualifications. PeoplePlus is the largest independent provider of education in prisons, we provide over two million hours of learning and vocational training each year. We are currently working with 9,100 offenders in ten prisons, delivering high quality courses that range from basic literacy to the arts. PeoplePlus needs sessional vocational tutors that can do more than just deliver a qualification but can engage and inspire students that have had little or no prior education. We need sessional tutors that believe people are capable of change and deserve a second chance in life. As a sessional vocational tutor within offender learning you can expect no two days to be the same and though at times challenge is incredibly rewarding As a sessional vocational tutor you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to people live who may never had a genuine chance to learn and in turn help to break the cycle of reoffending by building confidence and self-worth. Other benefits include; Small class sizes of around 10 - 12 learners; no home marking and planning (all is done on site) and a competitive hourly rate of £19-22 per delivery hour. This is what our current tutors have to say about working within a prison: “Offender learning allows you to turn someone’s life around within a short period, providing them with new found knowledge and skills that enables them to access careers and roles they would never have dreamt of before. “ “Offender learning not only improves the lives of Offenders but those of the general public of whom may suffer the outcomes of crime if these lives were not improved through meaningful employment.” “The vast majority of Offenders that engage with Education do so on a voluntary basis and want the opportunity to improve their lives and do not attend simply due to new Education laws where Learners attend college because they have to until their 18. “ To be considered for the role you will need a relevant teaching qualification (or the willingness to work towards one). Experience of delivering vocational qualifications or personal working experience. Appointment is subject to undertaking prison clearance. Here at PeoplePlus reward means far more than just pay. Your total reward package as a PeoplePlus employee also includes a variety of different benefits as well as incentive and recognition schemes for our colleagues. Our generous and competitive benefits package includes; enhanced annual leave of 25 days per annum for a full time role, a paid PeoplePlus Live Event Day each year, a paid Volunteering Day each year, a Pension, Life Insurance, an Employee Assistance Programme to access help and support 24 hours a day every day of the year, the opportunity to buy shares in the company through our Sharesave scheme, Refer a Friend reward scheme, Cycle to Work scheme and access to our employee benefits portal Perk box which gives you discounts on hundreds of products, services, shops and entertainment.