Young Carer’s Homework Club Tutor

Position: Young Carer’s Homework Club Tutor

Hours: Up to 6 hours per week. Term time sessions 15:30 to 18:00 (September start)

Salary: £20 per hour.

We are looking for qualified teacher(s) to be part of Carers Lewisham’s Young Carers Service to provide support to Young Carers across sites in Lewisham. You will need to have experience of working with children and young people as well as experience of teaching. You will the ability to motivate and support Young Carers, whilst showing empathy and understanding to the challenges they face as Carers.

The Homework Clubs are set up to help a range of Young Carers, aged 11-16 years to improve academic and personal outcomes through interactive sessions where they can learn in a friendly, quiet and relaxed atmosphere and be motivated to think positively about their education. You will need to provide regular progress reports relating to individual Young Carers.

This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and appropriate references being taken.

All Carers Lewisham post-holders are responsible for:

Working to the policies and procedures of Carers Lewisham.

Promoting equal opportunities and respecting diversity within all aspects of their work.

Complying with Health and Safety regulations.

If you are interested in applying for this post please send your CV with a cover letter for the attention of Filsan Sed to info@carerslewisham.org.uk saying why you are interested in the post and what you can offer to the organisation.