Dyslexia Tutor / Exam Access Arrangements Assessor, Greater London

£26,983 - £28,663 per annum

Posted 1 month ago | ref: 228361

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Protocol are working closely with a Further Education College based in Newham, in their search for a Dyslexia Tutor / Exam Access Arrangements Assessor. 

The post holder will make a full contribution to the design, delivery and development of dyslexia support, and ensure that learners with specific learning difficulties have access to education, training and accreditation within the college. You will also work as part of the ALS team and support learners to develop their independence skills, further their academic progress and advocate for learners where required. 


Main duties will include; 

  • To identify and carry out the assessment of learners with Specific Learning difficulties (Dyslexia and other Learning Difficulties).
  • Responsible for undertaking Access Arrangements assessments and applications for exam concessions, including the completion of Form 8s.
  • To liaise with the exams team regarding applications for access arrangements
  • To provide Access Arrangements during exams in order to meet their individual learner needs e.g. act as reader, scribe, prompter.
  • To set clear and appropriate targets, feedback to learners and make use of assessment information to promote each learner’s attainment and progress.
  • Review learners’ progress, complete regular action plans and coordinate appropriate interventions to address significant underachievement.


This role is offering Full time hours on a permanent basis within the college. 


Have you got what is takes? 

  • Level 7 PG Certificate in Teaching Adult Dyslexic / SpLD Learners in Further or Higher Education
  • Hold a professional membership with Professional Association for Teachers and Assessors (PATOSS)
  • Extensive working knowledge of assessing learners needs, implementing strategies to support development and undertaking Access Arrangements assessments


If this sounds like you or something you could be interested in; Hit apply now to speak t one of the consultants! 


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