13 Feb 2018

Full-Time Functional Skills Specialist (Seetec)

Jonathan PhilipsManchester, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

Location – Manchester

Hours – Full-time

Salary – £24325 – £28625

Seetec are now recruiting for a Functional Skills Specialist who will manage the delivery of high quality teaching, learning and assessment of Functional Skills (English, Maths and ICT). You will also be responsible for ensuring that Leaners have the knowledge required to pass their Functional Skills tests to enable timely successful completion of their Apprenticeship.

The ideal candidate will have a relevant teaching qualification such as Cert Ed/PGCE/DTLLS or equivalent. You will also need to have experience of working without supervision, and the ability to lead and organise others.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coach, guide and support learners and their employers in the effective achievement of the Functional Skills Individual Learning Programme and progression planning in a classroom or work based environment.
  • Negotiate, design and implement an Individual Learning Plan with each learner.
  • Liaise with all relevant stakeholders to prepare and support employer-led Schemes of Work and Schemes of Assessment.
  • Support transition activities for learners moving to higher level Apprenticeships or on to Further Education
  • Support Business Development and Sales objectives by securing new Traineeship, Apprenticeship and commercial opportunities.

Skills and Experience 

  • Cert Ed/PGCE/DTLLS or equivalent
  • Achieved L2 Functional Skills in English/Maths and ICT
  • Experience teaching Maths and English to a minimum L2 standard
  • Outstanding communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent ICT skills
  • Driving licence and access to own car


  • Experience of working with adult learners
  • Achieved or working towards Level 4/5 subject specialist
  • An advanced qualification in Literacy or Numeracy



Seetec is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.


How to Apply – Click the link, and Apply Online!!

If you require assistance with your application or an alternative format please contact the recruitment team on 01702 201070

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