Progress Tutor – 2 posts available

Status: 33 Hours per week, 185 days per year, permanent from September 2022
Salary: Actual annual pay is on a 4-point scale starting at £18,027 to £19,129 (full-time salary equivalent is £23,953 to £25,418)
Location: Thomas Rotherham College
Closing date: 1st July 2022, 12:00pm

Inspire Trust is a Multi Academy Trust based in Rotherham which includes Thomas Rotherham College, Oakwood High School and Sitwell Junior School.

Thomas Rotherham College is the largest sixth form college provider in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. We have a tradition of achievement and aim to provide a future of opportunity to all our students.

This is an exciting opportunity to help raise student aspirations and support students in their individual career planning, through support with university applications, as well as helping to prepare them for future employability. The successful candidate will work alongside a team of other Progress Tutors and, through collaboration with subject teachers, will ensure that student progress is monitored, challenged and supported through appropriate interventions, so that each student makes the level of progress expected.

Candidates must have a good general education to level 4 or equivalent and be able to evidence experience and skills that suggest suitability to discharge the duties as outlined in the Job Description.

All staff are required to work in a way that encourages a positive work environment that is solution focused and proactive for all.  We offer a positive working environment, we care about our students and we care about our staff, all of whom know that and appreciate that.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be part of this, contribute to this culture and develop it further.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 1 July 2022 at 12 noon. Interviews will be held on Thursday 7 July 2022. Applicants are required to apply via our online application form which is available  on our website at

PLEASE NOTE we operate Safer Recruitment and we do not accept CVs or CV attachments.  All candidates must complete our online application form in full.

Inspire Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment.  The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and operates a no smoking policy in all its work places.  We undertake to make any reasonable adjustments to a job or workplace to counteract any disadvantages a disabled person may face.


Job Description/Person Specification (pdf)