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We are recruiting for an ambitious, professional, resilient and respectful:

Online Trainer in Functional Skills

Salary of up to £120 per learner completion (up to £149.25 per learner completion if accessing full flexible pay options).

Hours: Sessional.

Benefits to Support Work-Life Balance: 28 days paid annual leave + Bank holidays pro rata. Flexible work, holiday and pay options. 


  • To be accountable for maintaining a caseload of learners that are undertaking online learning programmes, ensuring delivery of training is meeting the requirements of the funding body, awarding body and the College.
  • Ensuring candidates are ready for their exams and support in the preparation and booking of functional skill exams.
  • Assist in the recruitment, selection and admission and education of learners. Identifying suitable online learning programmes for learners and providing appropriate information, advice and guidance for the qualification.
  • Delivery of this post involves understanding the schemes of work, and producing appropriate learning materials and assessment plans.
  • Resources accessed online via our learning platform where you will access workloads and provide robust developmental feedback to the learners.
  • You will be liaising with multiple learners, IQA and administration teams to ensure the effective delivery of the College’s online programmes.



  • Highly motivated Online Trainer – with a range of Functional Skills experience in English & Maths.
  • Experience of assessing in the relevant subjects.
  • Ability to use IT for online training for a diverse range of learners.
  • Well organised and hold an excellent range of communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft IT packages.



  • Minimum GCSE grade 4 / C in English & Maths or equivalent.
  • Relevant industry/sector qualification in English or Maths.
  • Assessor award (A1 or equivalent).
  • Level 3 teaching qualification.


Ideal attributes of applicant:

  • You will be comfortable talking and engaging with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Be a highly organised, collaborative and enthusiastic team player.
  • You will have a keen interest in our industry and willing to undergo further training and development.
  • You will be ambitious and want to drive to maintain our high standards.
  • You are ambitious, professional, respectful and resilient, thriving in a high trust and high performance culture.
  • You can make a significant contribution in our mission to provide excellence and opportunity in both technical and professional education, training and apprenticeships.


Employee Benefits:

  • 28 days holiday + Bank Holidays pro rata
  • Car Charging Points.
  • Flexible Pay - Access to LGPS or NEST pension schemes
  • Flexible Holiday - Buy and Sell Holiday options
  • Flexible working - Working from Home and Hybrid delivery and hybrid Working
  • Internal service discounts
  • Health & Wellbeing Support Packages

Further details: Job Description & Person Specification