SEND Mentor and Tutor

Greenhouse Learning
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 9 July, 2024 - 14:30
Contract Type: 
Part Time
Contract Details: 
Details of Role: 

Job Summary: We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Tutor Mentor to join our team. This role involves providing one-on-one or group tutoring to students. This is providing specialised support, guidance, academic tutoring and mentoring to all students, including those with SEND. In addition to tutoring, you may be given additional tasks, such as administrative work, interviewing, or marketing, to top up your weekly hours. This is a part-time position.

About Us: We work with students of all ages both young people and adults. As partners with Bristol City and Gloucestershire County Councils, we specialise in providing tailored support to students, including those with SEND such as Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Autism, ADHD, and developmental delays.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Provide high-quality mentoring and tutoring services to students.

2. Customise lesson plans and teaching materials to meet individual student needs.

3. Work alongside EHCP and SEND Learning Plans to achieve targets set by LAs such as emotional and social well-being.

3. Maintain a positive and engaging environment.

4. Prepare and deliver effective sessions to help students achieve their goals.

5. Communicate with students and parents to assess progress and address concerns by advising and coaching towards development.

6. Manage scheduling and travel to various locations for in-person tuition.

7. Perform additional tasks as assigned, which may include administrative work, interviewing, or marketing.

8. Collaborate with the team to enhance the overall quality of our education services.

9. Commit to training to upskill in further subjects or SEND.

Preferred Qualifications and Traits:

- Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (or equivalent experience).

- Proven experience as a mentor, tutor, teacher or educator.

- Strong knowledge and expertise in SEND.

- Subject knowledge in multiple subjects, as you will be expected to tutor across various disciplines.

- Ability to work with students of all ages and diverse needs.

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

- Ability to work independently and adapt to students' learning styles.

- Flexibility in taking on mentoring jobs in locations all around Bristol and the surrounding areas, allowing for travel time.

- Ability to deal with challenges which may come your way

- Adaptability to the needs of the business


- Competitive hourly rate: £23 per hour for tutoring, £13 per hour for clerical tasks

- PAYE (Pay As You Earn) employment status.

- Job security.

- Opportunity to make a positive impact on students' academic success.

- Professional development and training opportunities.

All candidates will be put through a Safer Recruitment Process before being accepted into the role.

How to Apply: 

To apply, please send a CV and Cover Letter to

Within your Cover Letter, please address the following questions: 

Do you have a driving licence and your own vehicle?

How would you manage and respond to challenging behaviours, such as verbal abuse, when working with students with SEND?

Can you tell us about your previous relevant experience working with students with SEND?

Contact Person: 
Natalie Bucknall
Contact Email: