NTP Tutor

Posted 22 November 2023
Salary £27 per hour
Job type Tutor
Discipline NTPJunior
Contact NameSunny Hans

Job description

Step Teachers is actively searching for qualified teachers to join us as Primary NTP Tutors in Yaxley, Hampton, Stanground and surrounding areas to commence in January 2024.

The pupils have been specially selected to be part of the National Tutoring Programme (NTP) to help them catch up to their peers and rebuild their confidence. Therefore, the school must have the same tutor for the entire duration of the assignment. Due to the nature of the role, you will be required to cover both literacy and numeracy for either KS1 or KS2.

Most schools prefer to have a couple of hours of tutoring each day, 2 to 3 days a week

Being an NTP tutor is convenient for qualified teachers who are looking to get back into work after periods away from teaching and want part-time hours to fit current commitments.

To be an NTP Tutor you will need to have the following:

  • Qualified Teacher with QTS or equivalent

  • An Enhanced DBS registered on the Update Service

  • Previous tutoring or teaching experience, preferably in school settings

  • Strong knowledge of the national curriculum and assessment requirements

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Patience, empathy, and the ability to build rapport with students

  • Be flexible with the hours they can work and willing to commit to long-term

  • Be Confident in behavioural management skills. 

  • Be able to think on their feet and use different scaffolding strategies to teach the pupils


  • Deliver high-quality tutoring sessions to students in need of additional support

  • Tailor tutoring sessions to meet individual student needs and learning goals

  • Identify areas for improvement and develop personalised learning plans

  • Collaborate with school staff and parents to ensure a coordinated approach to learning support

  • Monitor student progress and provide regular feedback

  • Keep a record of the hours each pupil has been tutored

Why Step Teachers?

  • Our 3 core values. Honesty, hard work and professionalism.

  • Over 20 years in supply education across East Anglia, North London, Hertfordshire and Plymouth.

  • Long-standing relationships with Primary, Secondary and SEN Schools.

  • We pay through PAYE weekly!

Step Teachers are an agency listed as an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service and are proud to be REC audited. This ensures we are carrying out comprehensive checks in line with the REC Code of Professional Practice and are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Upon registration, candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer and eligibility to work in the UK.

High street, travel, gym membership, and many other exclusive discounts, along with physical and emotional well-being services as standard with our pay portal.

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