Classroom Teacher 

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Would you like an exciting change in an educational context to allow you to bring greater impact to the lives of struggling young people? Come and work in a classroom team with a small number of students to bring a lasting change through a more creative and holistic learning approach. TLG Torbay is a working partnership between TLG and Upton Vale, a church-based education centre offering a safe and nurturing place for young people to learn. We are looking for an experienced Teacher with a passion to support young people experiencing educational crisis.

At TLG, young people are valued, cared for and their potential is championed. We’re passionate about seeing young people return to mainstream school, progress on to college or find work because of the support we provide. As a Classroom Teacher, you will play an integral part in enabling young people to get their lives back on track, through delivering innovative programmes, working with the Centre Manager, other supporting staff and committed volunteers to ensure that the Education Centre achieves success.

The role involves assistance with the planning and delivery of lessons, leading sessions as timetabled and providing one-to-one support as appropriate to bring excellence to the young people’s learning experience. You will also act as a link between TLG’s students, their families and the church community.

TLG is a Christian charity and as a team, we want to bring our faith to the work we do; as such, we are recruiting an individual with a strong and vibrant Christian faith. TLG is also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff including volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. 

We welcome applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds to enable us to better reflect the needs of the communities we serve.

Salary: £25,971 - £29,961 (dependent on experience)

Benefits: Including up to 10% employers pension contribution, health cash plan, and salary sacrifice.

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week.

Closing Date: 5pm on Monday, 31 January 2022.

Interested? To find out more or to apply visit the TLG website here.

TLG was recognised as the UK's Best Charity to Work For by the prestigious Sunday Times Annual Awards in 2019, so this is an excellent opportunity to join the team. Transforming Lives for Good (TLG) is a national Christian charity that helps churches to bring hope and a future to struggling children.