Horticulture Apprenticeship Tutor
Horticulture Apprenticeship Tutor (6 months FTC – Manchester, Leeds, Doncaster)
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|Hours per week:||16 hours per week|
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Central YMCA has an exciting opportunity for an Horticulture Apprenticeship Tutor to join our team of professionals delivering the Level 2 Horticulture Apprenticeship standard and providing remote support and limited face to face visits in the north area: Leeds, Manchester and Doncaster.
YMCA is one of the most recognisable and iconic of all global charity brands and the YMCA movement started with us, Central YMCA.
We’re a team of dedicated professionals who strive to help people live happier, helthier and more fullfiled lives through creative health, wellbeing and education programmes. These range from fitness qualifications through to apprenticeships – everything from childcare to horticulture.
About the Role
Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:
- Manage apprenticeships for the lifecycle of their programme, from sign-up to qualification, including all associated administration;
- Robustly assess and develop learner competency for a range of qualifications;
- Provide training for all components throughout the apprenticeship, in line with our quality standards; and
- Work with current and prospective employers to identify and secure additional apprenticeship opportunities.
You will motivate and support learners to achieve their Apprenticeship. You will identify and encourage further employees to undertake these qualifications/assessments and match their needs to the most appropriate qualification for their role.
You will be able to effectively manage a caseload of learners at various locations, assess and coach all learners individually or within a group, conforming to current Awarding Organisation, national occupational standards and YMCA guidelines.
You will have excellent communication skills and great rapport building ability. This will help you not only to support our learners, but to engage with employers about each learner’s progress, as well as to explore new opportunities. You’ll be highly organised, with demonstrated planning and time-management skills (supported by good IT skills). You will also need the following;
- Hold a Horticulture and Gardening qualification;
- A recognised teaching qualification; and
- A1 assessor or equivalent qualification.
This really is a fantastic opportunity to join our team and do something great for yourself and for others. If this sounds right for you please apply. Please make sure you include in your CV your location and preferred regions of work.
Central YMCA is committed to championing equality, diversity and inclusion in all its forms. For those who would like to work with us, Central YMCA welcomes applications from all sections of society. We believe that our Charity is greatly enhanced by the varied backgrounds, experiences and views represented within our team; we aim to appoint individuals based solely on their applicable skills, experience and attitudes.
For any individual who will be working, volunteering or freelancing with us, all recruitment and engagement processes will include pre-employment checks (including referencing and an appropriate level of disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service).