Special Educational Needs Tutor - Chilthorne Domer, Somerset

As you know, working with young people can be one of the most rewarding and satisfying jobs out there. You’re right, it can be hard, but we believe the rewards outweigh the challenges. Do you?

The fact that building a relationship with a young person, being a constant in their life and believing they have value can dramatically change their future, their self-worth and identity.

Fresh Start are looking for two experienced Special Education Tutors to work with one of our young students in Abingdon, Oxfordshire.

Key information

  • 3-month contract working 3 days per week
  • Sessions take place in student's homes or public places such as libraries
  • Deliver personalised academic and engaging lessons centred around the young person's needs & interests.

The benefits

  • Join Fresh Start's cohort of national tutors receiving job opportunities through the year
  • Create your own lesson plans, having autonomy to use your skills, expertise & creativity
  • Over-the-phone support from a dedicated line manager.

What we’re looking for

  • At least 3 years’ teaching and SEN experience (you don’t need to be qualified)
  • Unwavering commitment to Safeguarding
  • Resilience, patience, creativity and empathy


  • Paid up to £30 per hour (this is based on your qualifications and length of experience)
  • Additional pay for planning as well as subsidised food, travel and expenses.
  • Paid PAYE so no need to worry about creating your own invoices

Give Alex a call on 020 3409 3139 for further information about this role.

Click here to download Job Description

We are committed to Safeguarding and due to the nature of this position an enhanced criminal records check is required upon offer of contract. As part of our commitment to Safer Recruitment you will also be required to make full disclosure of any spent, unspent and protected convictions, cautions, reprimands and warnings. As this role involves working with vulnerable children and young people the upmost integrity is required from candidates applying for this position and all your information will be handled with discretion and professionalism. For more information please read our Safer Recruitment policy and Data Protection policy.

  • £15 - £30 per hour
  • Contract, Part Time
  • Chilthorne Domer, Somerset
  • FSIE - 08133