Tutors, TAs and Support Staff: Alternative Provision Framework

Prospero Teaching
Dorchester, Dorset
£25 - £38/hour DOE
02 Oct 2019
01 Nov 2019
Part Time
Set hours
Contract Type
Prospero Teaching are proud to announce we have been awarded preferred supplier status on the Alternative Provision Framework for Children and Young People to all schools within the Dorset Council area.

Remuneration is payable hourly; arranged sessions are usually three hours in length, but can be tailored to best meet need. We can provide fuller details on application.

If you are looking to provide one-to-one tutoring or support a Boost Programme for a Looked After Child then we are your first port of call. Prospero offer specialist staff to support learning in a broad range of environments and we ensure that our staff are fully vetted and meet the stricted compliance checks. Additionally, all our staff will have undertaken Safeguarding training within the past three months. As part of registering with Prospero you will need to hold, or be willing to obtain, an enhanced DBS for Child Workforce.

Due to the nature of the roles, it is desirable to have your own transport although this is not a formal requirement.

Prospero Teaching are on the Framework to cover the following areas:

* Bournemouth, Poole & Christchurch FPZ

* Dorset: East FPZ

* Dorset: North FPZ

* Dorset: West FPZ

* Dorset: Dorchester FPZ

* Dorset: Purbeck

* Dorset: Chesil FPZ

Prospero Teaching are a Dorset Council pre-agreed provider of the following education services;

* One-to-one tuition

* Tuition with 2:1 support (TA to support 1:1)

* Group Tuition

* Boost Programme

* Core Subject Booster

* Intervention Programme

* Key Stage Two Transition Programme

* LEGO Therapy Programme

* Literacy Intervention Programme

* Numeracy Intervention Programme

* Scholars Programme

* Scope Programme

* Transition Programme

Call Prospero Teaching to discuss how you can set up a full, detailed and individualised set of learning activities for a LAC learner at your school.

We look forward to working with you.

The role
*Tutor roles for all key stages
*Deliver lessons and support pupils that fall within the Alternative Provision Framework
*Confident and able to undertake responsibilities

Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.

You will ideally:

* Hold teaching qualifications (ideally PGCE, GTP, BEd, Cert Ed, BA with QTS or QTLS)
* Have UK teaching/tutoring experience or be completely familiar with the UK curriculum.
* Be creative and innovative.
* Have drive and tenacity.
* Encourage students to reach their full potential.
* Excellent classroom management skills
* Positive and creative approach to teaching


• Location – Yeovil

• Position – Supply Teacher

• Type of work – Supply Teacher – day to day and long term cover in various schools

• Start date – ASAP subject to vetting

• Duration / Likely Duration – Day to day bookings, with the potential for extension

• End date (if applicable) – N/A

• Contract type - Temporary

• Full time/part time – Part time and full time depending on schools needs

• Minimum rate of pay – Minimum rate £140 per day

• Hours – 8:30 am – 4pm (full day), half day (am or pm) or long half days where available (dependant on school timetable)


• QTS, QTLS, PGCE, EYFS or equivalent

• Previous experience working in a UK school

• Up to date Safeguarding training issued in the last year (desirable however not essential)


• Hold Right to Work in the UK

• Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application

• Provide two professional child related references

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV. Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate:

• Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management

• In-house Training and Development Team

Prospero Teaching, have teaching/support staff positions across Dorset, South Somerset, Hampshire and Wiltshire, as well as across the rest of the UK.

If you are interested in working as a nursery nurse, classroom assistant, primary teacher, secondary teacher, cover supervisor, teaching assistant, SENCO, school support staff, SEN Teacher, or if you are an NQT, contact Prospero Teaching today